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Latitude: 50.9381 / 50°56'17"N
Longitude: -2.3741 / 2°22'26"W
OS Eastings: 373812
OS Northings: 115476
OS Grid: ST738154
Mapcode National: GBR 0WX.0M7
Mapcode Global: FRA 56XM.GYH
Entry Name: Obelisk 150 Yards North West of Thornhill House
Listing Date: 4 October 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1153168
English Heritage Legacy ID: 102373
Location: Stalbridge, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Stalbridge
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Stalbridge St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 71 NW STALBRIDGE THORNHILL
Obelisk 150 yds north west of
4.10.60 Thornhill House
Obelisk, dated 1727, by Thornhill. Ashlar. 4 sided on a stepped pedestal with a
moulded cornice. Latin inscription on the north side. Surrounded by spiked iron
railings. Erected in honour of George II and Queen Caroline. It was destroyed
in a gale in 1836 and rebuilt later. 'RCHM, Dorset, Vol III', HMSO 1970, p250
Listing NGR: ST7381215476
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