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Latitude: 51.642 / 51°38'31"N
Longitude: -2.4972 / 2°29'49"W
OS Eastings: 365693
OS Northings: 193801
OS Grid: ST656938
Mapcode National: GBR JV.7QLL
Mapcode Global: VH87Q.NZQN
Entry Name: Boundary Stone at Northfield
Listing Date: 5 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1137240
English Heritage Legacy ID: 35366
Location: Rockhampton, South Gloucestershire, GL13
County: South Gloucestershire
Civil Parish: Rockhampton
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Rockhampton St Oswald
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
ST 69 SE ROCKHAMPTON SUNDAYS HILL LANE
5/260 Boundary Stone at
Boundary stone. Possibly Anglo-Saxon or earlier, but re-set. Large upright rough
stone in limestone or conglomerate, surface much pitted; c.1.25 m high, and up to
500 mm wide and 300 mm thick, coming roughly to a peak. Bears bronze plate with
inscription: THIS MARKER STONE BELIEVED TO BE OF ANGLO-SAXON AND PROBABLY PREHISTORIC
ORIGIN STANDS IN THE VICINITY OF THE ANCIENT BOUNDARY OF THE BERKELEY HUNDRED AND THE
LANGLEY AND SWYNESHEAD HUNDRED. The stone was recovered from beneath the highway and
reinstated in its present position by Avon County Council in 1984.
Listing NGR: ST6569393801
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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