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Latitude: 51.1407 / 51°8'26"N
Longitude: -0.4852 / 0°29'6"W
OS Eastings: 506069
OS Northings: 139031
OS Grid: TQ060390
Mapcode National: GBR GG4.J4J
Mapcode Global: VHFW2.JLWC
Entry Name: Obelisk
Listing Date: 28 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1352783
English Heritage Legacy ID: 291713
Location: Cranleigh, Waverley, Surrey, GU6
Civil Parish: Cranleigh
Built-Up Area: Cranleigh
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Cranleigh
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
TQ 03NE CRANLEIGH C.P. HIGH STREET
(At Junction with
Obelisk. Erected in 1794 by Dr. Jacob Ellery to commemorate the opening of the
turnpike road through Cranleigh from Guildford to Horsham. Sandstone block
step plinth with tooled ashlar pedestal above. Octagonal plan obelisk above,
cement rendered, and rising to approx 20' high. Cast iron plates manufactured
by J. Champion of Cranleigh, fixed to north and south sides, giving mileages to
adjoining towns and villages.
Listing NGR: TQ0606939031
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