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Latitude: 52.3397 / 52°20'23"N
Longitude: -0.6489 / 0°38'56"W
OS Eastings: 492146
OS Northings: 272153
OS Grid: SP921721
Mapcode National: GBR DY2.BRK
Mapcode Global: VHFP5.PGT6
Entry Name: Obelisk at Junction of Thrapston Road and Irthlingborough Road
Listing Date: 23 September 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1040631
English Heritage Legacy ID: 233683
Location: Finedon, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN9
Civil Parish: Finedon
Built-Up Area: Finedon
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Finedon St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
FINEDON IRTHLINGBOROUGH ROAD
SP97SW (West side)
2/32 Obelisk at junction of
23/09/50 Thrapston Road and
Obelisk, c.1789. Erected for Sir English Dolbn by Sumpter of Irthlingborough.
Squared coursed limestone. Short obelisk on square plinth with plain cornice.
Plain limestone tablet to ach face. Probably erected as a direction pillar and
to record the return to sanity of George III.
(Finedon Otherwse Thingdon by J.H.L. Bailey, p.44).
Listing NGR: SP9214672153
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