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Latitude: 52.2809 / 52°16'51"N
Longitude: -1.006 / 1°0'21"W
OS Eastings: 467910
OS Northings: 265215
OS Grid: SP679652
Mapcode National: GBR 9T6.Y7L
Mapcode Global: VHDRQ.JX1V
Entry Name: Althorp, Planting Stone at Sp 6795 6515
Listing Date: 8 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1054740
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360004
Location: Althorp, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7
Civil Parish: Althorp
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
7/15 Althorp, planting stone at
SP 6795 6515
Planting stone. c.1624. Limestone ashlar. Rectangular block with moulded
head, on plinth with inscription, "This wood was planted by Sir William
Spencer Knight of the Bathe in the year of our Lord 1624" has Spencer coat of
arms above. Inscription on the reverse "Up and bee doing and God will
prosper". Enclosed by railings with spikes.
(C. Markhan, Datestones in Althorp Park, p.8).
Listing NGR: SP6791065215
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