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Mary's Pillar on East Side of Road Between Shap and Bampton Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Shap Rural, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5513 / 54°33'4"N

Longitude: -2.715 / 2°42'53"W

OS Eastings: 353852

OS Northings: 517572

OS Grid: NY538175

Mapcode National: GBR 9HHT.08

Mapcode Global: WH81R.8VDS

Entry Name: Mary's Pillar on East Side of Road Between Shap and Bampton Grange

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311092

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74185

Location: Shap Rural, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Shap Rural

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Shap with Swindale St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 51 NW

3/170 Mary's Pillar on east
side of road between
Shap & Bampton Grange


Memorial dated 1854. Erected on site of Mary Castley's favourite viewpoint by
her father. Rough-dressed stone blocks on plinth. Square in plan, 3 stages
with banding; c.20 ft high overall. South-west elevation: Lower stage has slab
seat in narrow semicircular-headed recess; middle stage has oval panel,
inscribed MARY'S PILLAR 1854, in shallow triangular-headed recess; top stage is

Listing NGR: NY5385217572

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