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Latitude: 54.3156 / 54°18'55"N
Longitude: -2.6981 / 2°41'53"W
OS Eastings: 354680
OS Northings: 491331
OS Grid: SD546913
Mapcode National: GBR 9LLJ.NR
Mapcode Global: WH82X.JSDH
Entry Name: Midge Monument
Listing Date: 4 December 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1087290
English Heritage Legacy ID: 76694
Location: New Hutton, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: New Hutton
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: New Hutton
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
SD 59 SW NEW HUTTON A684
(off South side)
2/5 Midge Monument
Monument. 1766 date on inscribed panel from monument now re-set on wall of
garage adjoining east return of Holme Park school (listed separately). Coursed
rubble c.15 ft high overall and square in plan with sides c.4 ft wide.
Pyramidal cap (apex broken) c.3 ft wide with rectangular aperture on each face.
Inscription on re-set slab reads: Hic jacet MIDGE/Equa minima Equa maxima,/Quoe
super hoc Ericeto/semper in Curfu fuit./Victrix Ob. 17 Dec 1766/AEtat 30 Nil
Listing NGR: SD5468091331
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