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Garden Monument Approximately 100 Metres North West of Ickwell Bury

A Grade II Listed Building in Ickwell, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0967 / 52°5'48"N

Longitude: -0.3301 / 0°19'48"W

OS Eastings: 514486

OS Northings: 245578

OS Grid: TL144455

Mapcode National: GBR H42.FCP

Mapcode Global: VHGMZ.7KBJ

Entry Name: Garden Monument Approximately 100 Metres North West of Ickwell Bury

Listing Date: 6 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37986

Location: Northill, Central Bedfordshire, SG18

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Northill

Built-Up Area: Ickwell

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Northill

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 1445
9/60

NORTHILL
ICKWELL

Garden monument approx
100m NW of Ickwell Bury

II

Garden monument with sundial. Probably erected circa 1803 by Major John
Harvey to commemorate the raising of a Regiment of House Artillery (Lt Col
M F F Baines(ed) Territorial Army, Royal Auxiliary, Air Force, Home Guard and
Cadet Units in Bedfordshire. 1955, p23). Dressed limestone. Takes form of
obelisk approximately 1.5 metres high. S elevation has sundial with incised
inscription (difficult to decipher). N elevation shows the arms of the
regiment and inscriptions, including some indicating the ranges of various
weapons.

Listing NGR: TL1448645578

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