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Latitude: 55.3667 / 55°22'0"N
Longitude: -1.7594 / 1°45'33"W
OS Eastings: 415345
OS Northings: 608104
OS Grid: NU153081
Mapcode National: GBR J64D.W0
Mapcode Global: WHC1Q.YCBN
Entry Name: Boundary Stone on Boundary with Alnwick Civil Parish 360 Metres South South East of Freemanshill
Listing Date: 25 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1371087
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236420
Location: Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66
Civil Parish: Alnwick
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Alnwick
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
DENWICK (DETACHED) FREEMANSHILL
NU 10 NE NU 15350810
15/84 Boundary stone
on boundary with
Alnwick C.P., 360
Boundary stone, probably 1776. Tooled sandstone. Upright stone with gabled
top and continuous groove running up each face and across apex; top with
incised letter A (Freemen of Alnwick) on west slope and N (Duke of Northumberland)
on east. Overall height 0.60 metre.
An exchange of land with the Duke gave Alnwick corporation lands 'near the
Freeman's Well' in 1776.
Tate, History of Alnwick II (1868-9) p. 227-8.
Listing NGR: NU1534508104
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