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Latitude: 51.2749 / 51°16'29"N
Longitude: 1.0778 / 1°4'40"E
OS Eastings: 614772
OS Northings: 157363
OS Grid: TR147573
Mapcode National: GBR TY8.39X
Mapcode Global: VHLGM.M6NZ
Plus Code: 9F3373FH+X4
Entry Name: Dane John Mound Pinnacle
Listing Date: 3 May 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1085047
English Heritage Legacy ID: 170589
Location: Westgate, Canterbury, Kent, CT1
Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate
Built-Up Area: Canterbury
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
944 DANE JOHN
Dane John mound pinnacle
TR 1457 SE 8/225A 3.5.67.
The pillar was erected on top of the mound in 1830 to commemorate the work
of James Simmons Esquire, an Alderman of the city, in laying out Dane John
as pleasure grounds. Stone column with fluted base and supporting a vase,
placed on a castellated square block with 4 niches, one on each side. The
mound is scheduled as an ancient monument, being an early defensive mound
of the city.
Listing NGR: TR1477257362
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