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Latitude: 51.5262 / 51°31'34"N
Longitude: -0.8776 / 0°52'39"W
OS Eastings: 477959
OS Northings: 181402
OS Grid: SU779814
Mapcode National: GBR C50.6XX
Mapcode Global: VHDWG.QWWX
Entry Name: The Druid Temple
Listing Date: 23 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118185
English Heritage Legacy ID: 41373
Location: Wargrave, Wokingham, RG9
Civil Parish: Wargrave
Built-Up Area: Henley-on-Thames
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Wargrave with Knowl Hill
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 78 SE
1/24 The Druid Temple
Druidic Temple. C18. A collection of 45 granite megalithic stones set
vertically into the ground with other stones as lintols, in the form of
a circular area approximately 9 metres in diameter, approached by a passage
on the north east side nearly 5 metres long by one and a half metres wide,
through an, entrance of 2 large stones with lintol, and roofed with 4 capstones.
Tablet stone with inscription stone in French near entrance. The temple was
presented to Field-Marshal the Honourable Henry Seymour Conway by the
inhabitants of Jersey when he was Governor of that Island, where it was
found on the Mont de la Ville near St. Helier. Was formerly part of Park
Place estate. Included for historic interest. V.C.H. Vol.III. p.192.
B.O.E. Berkshire p.208.
Listing NGR: SU7795981402
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