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Monument on Chapel Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Tharston and Hapton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5167 / 52°31'0"N

Longitude: 1.231 / 1°13'51"E

OS Eastings: 619320

OS Northings: 295885

OS Grid: TM193958

Mapcode National: GBR VHQ.627

Mapcode Global: VHL8Q.904J

Entry Name: Monument on Chapel Hill

Listing Date: 26 June 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1050018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226173

Location: Tharston and Hapton, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR15

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Tharston and Hapton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Tharston St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


Low Tharston
Monument on Chapel RHll

TM 19 NE 3/1169


1897. A stone pedestal of square section surmounted by an urn, on a brick
Inscribed "AD 1897 In this Jubilee year of HM Qzeen Victoria about 100 skeletons
were discovered on this hill together with some Roman pottery".
An oak tree has grown up beside the monument and its roots are toppling
it over.

Listing NGR: TM1932095885

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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