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Boundary Stone at 2010 2955

A Grade II Listed Building in Birstall and Birkenshaw, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.7619 / 53°45'42"N

Longitude: -1.6966 / 1°41'47"W

OS Eastings: 420100

OS Northings: 429550

OS Grid: SE201295

Mapcode National: GBR JYY.40

Mapcode Global: WHC9H.XP8X

Entry Name: Boundary Stone at 2010 2955

Listing Date: 3 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135416

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341091

Location: Kirklees, BD4

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Birstall and Birkenshaw

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Birkenshaw St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(south side,off)
0/484 Westgate Hill

Boundary Stone at
2010 2955


Boundary stone. C17 or earlier. Stone. Square-section monolith approx. 100 cm
tall with square recess in one side and uneven top. Apparently the "mearstone"
recorded in 1688 as a boundary stone of the Manor of Tong "with a whole in itt
lying at the topp of Wiskithill". It appears to have been moved a little way
from its original position.
"Boundary of the Manor of Tong, 1668," The Bradford Antiquary New Series, Part
XVIII, October 1915.
Map of the Mannour or Lordship of Tong 1725.

Listing NGR: SE2010029550

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