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Latitude: 54.2778 / 54°16'40"N
Longitude: -3.2113 / 3°12'40"W
OS Eastings: 321225
OS Northings: 487581
OS Grid: SD212875
Mapcode National: GBR 6L0Z.K9
Mapcode Global: WH71Q.NQ0Y
Entry Name: Obelisk and Stocks
Listing Date: 25 March 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1086822
English Heritage Legacy ID: 75829
Location: Broughton West, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA20
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: Broughton West
Built-Up Area: Broughton in Furness
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Broughton-in-Furness St Mary Magdalene
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
SD 2187 BROUGHTON WEST THE SQUARE
23/58 Obelisk and stocks
Obelisk and stocks. Obelisk erected in 1810 to celebrate the Golden Jubilee
of George III; date of stocks uncertain. Ashlar. 4 square steps and plinth
with brass plate to south-east side. Obelisk has torus moulding to base.
Stocks have 2 round-headed posts with slots to inner faces for wooden boards,
later replacements. The Square is a planned development, an unusual feature
in a Cumbrian village.
Listing NGR: SD2122587581
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