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Latitude: 51.1662 / 51°9'58"N
Longitude: 0.245 / 0°14'41"E
OS Eastings: 557058
OS Northings: 143171
OS Grid: TQ570431
Mapcode National: GBR MPC.W6P
Mapcode Global: VHHQ6.6YCC
Entry Name: Lady Catherine Stewart Monument
Listing Date: 10 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1084772
English Heritage Legacy ID: 169305
Location: Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4
District: Tunbridge Wells
Civil Parish: Southborough
Built-Up Area: Southborough
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: St Peter with Christ Church and St Matthew Southborough and St Lawrence Bidborough
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
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Lady Catherine Stewart Monument
Marble monument erected in 1812 in memory of Lady Catherine Stewart, sister of
Lord Darnley, wife of Brigadier-General Stewart. He was later Marquis of
Londonderry, in succession to Viscount Castlereagh, the Prime Minister, who was
his half-brother. Diagonally-fluted cylindrical column with turned base mounted
on a square plinth. Plain band around middle on which are carved the various
rhymed inscriptions. Column surmounted by flattish urn on a square base.
Enclosed by surround of heavy railings, the individual poles being square in
section with forged arrow-head points. Corner uprights of larger section.
Surround gated. See Colbran's 'Guide to Tunbridge Wells', 1840.
Listing NGR: TQ5705843171
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