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Latitude: 53.5467 / 53°32'48"N
Longitude: -0.401 / 0°24'3"W
OS Eastings: 506043
OS Northings: 406749
OS Grid: TA060067
Mapcode National: GBR TWMF.ZB
Mapcode Global: WHGGP.T36W
Entry Name: The Monument
Listing Date: 1 November 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1063373
English Heritage Legacy ID: 196688
Location: Somerby, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, DN38
District: West Lindsey
Civil Parish: Somerby
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Somerby
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
TA OO NE SOMERBY
4/142 The Monument
Monument, 1770. Ashlar. Doric column surmounted by urn to
commemorate 29 years of happy marriage for Edward and Ann Weston
of Somerby Hall. Square rusticated base with plinth and
entablature from which rises a circular entasised pillar with
Doric capital, roses in the necking, a floriated frieze, blocking
course, 3 steps and an urn with a snake, symbol of eternity,
coiled about it biting its tail, and from which a flame issues.
The long Latin inscription on the south face is now illegible.
Listing NGR: TA0604306749
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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