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King Edward I Monument

A Grade II* Listed Building in Burgh by Sands, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9384 / 54°56'18"N

Longitude: -3.0539 / 3°3'14"W

OS Eastings: 332574

OS Northings: 560920

OS Grid: NY325609

Mapcode National: GBR 7C3B.MJ

Mapcode Global: WH7ZV.240H

Entry Name: King Edward I Monument

Listing Date: 1 April 1957

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087463

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78262

Location: Burgh By Sands, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Burgh by Sands

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Burgh-by-Sands St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 36 SW BURGH BY SANDS Sandsfield

2/77 King Edward I

Monument. 1685 by Thomas or John Longstaff for the Duke of Norfolk and John
Aglionby. Red sandstone ashlar. Tall square column on moulded plinth, moulded
cornice, shaped cap surmounted by cross. Latin inscription on south side to
memory of Edward I, who died in his camp at Burgh by Sands, 7 July 1307; east
side inscription giving titles of Henry Howard, Duke of Norfolk and date 1685;
west side inscription John Aglionby. Also had inscription, Tho Longstaff, Fecit
1685 (Ms 7/3f191, St Edmund Hall, Oxford). Bronze plaque records restoration by
the Earl of Lonsdale 1803 (collapsed, March 1795); further restoration of 1876.
For full inscription see W. Hutchinson, History of Cumberland, 1794, vol. 2,

Listing NGR: NY3257460920

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