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A Grade II Listed Building in Appleton, Warrington

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Latitude: 53.3537 / 53°21'13"N

Longitude: -2.5813 / 2°34'52"W

OS Eastings: 361404

OS Northings: 384251

OS Grid: SJ614842

Mapcode National: GBR BYDN.YH

Mapcode Global: WH98R.BY1V

Entry Name: Obelisk

Listing Date: 23 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58941

Location: Appleton, Warrington, WA4

County: Warrington

Civil Parish: Appleton

Built-Up Area: Warrington

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Stretton St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


6/8 Obelisk.


Obelisk, 1874, of sandstone with a stepped base and sculptured lions
at the four corners. On east side of base is a panel with a beast's
head in relief. The obelisk, of moderate size and standing on the
site of a beacon, is listed primarily as a landmark.

Listing NGR: SJ6140484251

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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