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Guide Post (Stone Chair) at Junction of West Street Oposite the Duke of York Public House and Slab Attached to Wall of Number 1 at Ngr Se 117279

A Grade II Listed Building in Northowram and Shelf, Calderdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7475 / 53°44'50"N

Longitude: -1.8238 / 1°49'25"W

OS Eastings: 411719

OS Northings: 427914

OS Grid: SE117279

Mapcode National: GBR HTP3.YC

Mapcode Global: WHC9M.Y2QF

Entry Name: Guide Post (Stone Chair) at Junction of West Street Oposite the Duke of York Public House and Slab Attached to Wall of Number 1 at Ngr Se 117279

Listing Date: 2 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133800

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338952

Location: Calderdale, HX3

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Northowram and Shelf

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Coley St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SHELF BRIGHOUSE AND DENHOLME
SE 12 NW GATE ROAD (east side)

1/23 Guide Post (Stone Chair) at
junction of West Street
opposite the Duke of York
Public House and slab
attached to wall of No. 1
at NGR SE 117279

II

Guide post. Early C18. 2 large upright stone slabs set at an angle to
each other joined at the top by an iron strap. Left face reads: 'STONE
CHAIR ERECTED 001000241737 RE-ERECTED 1891 HALIFAX (hand points to right) BRADFORD'(Hand points to left). Right face reads (Hand points to left)
'DENHOLME GATE. BRIGHOUSE' (Hand points to right). One other stone dated
1737 probably part of the original structure is cemented to the wall of
No. 1. Rear of slabs has triangular stone block set between the stone
slabs acting as a seat thus giving the name Stone Chair to the monument
and in subsequent times to the area it is sited in.


Listing NGR: SE1171927914

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