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Obelisk Approximately 150 Metres East of Newton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Eskdaleside cum Ugglebarnby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4237 / 54°25'25"N

Longitude: -0.6318 / 0°37'54"W

OS Eastings: 488867

OS Northings: 504006

OS Grid: NZ888040

Mapcode National: GBR SK18.0Z

Mapcode Global: WHGBB.82CJ

Entry Name: Obelisk Approximately 150 Metres East of Newton House

Listing Date: 7 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148762

English Heritage Legacy ID: 327540

Location: Eskdaleside cum Ugglebarnby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO22

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Eskdaleside cum Ugglebarnby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Eskdaleside (or Sleigts) St John

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

NZ 80 SE
9/68 Obelisk approximately
one hundred and fifty
metres east of Newton
Wellhead and obelisk. Possibly 1882. Tooled sandstone and sandstone
ashlar with timber sluice gate. Square on plan. Stepped plinth below
tall die with overhanging flat cap, surmounted by obelisk. East and west
sides of die carry long Latin inscriptions. East side reads:
Quae dat aquas, saxo laiet
Hospita nympha sub imo
Sic tu cum dederis dona,
Latere relis
Nesciat sinistra Quid
Dextra porrigat
West side largely illegible but the name Ionas Browne and the characters
LXXXII are visible. Obelisk said to commemorate the transformation of
moorland into a pleasure garden.

Listing NGR: NZ8886704006

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

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