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Obelisk Base in the Avenue on East of Road to New Hartley

A Grade II Listed Building in Seaton Valley, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0802 / 55°4'48"N

Longitude: -1.5051 / 1°30'18"W

OS Eastings: 431692

OS Northings: 576305

OS Grid: NZ316763

Mapcode National: GBR K9XP.YP

Mapcode Global: WHC36.VKGT

Entry Name: Obelisk Base in the Avenue on East of Road to New Hartley

Listing Date: 15 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236039

Location: Seaton Valley, Northumberland, NE26

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Seaton Valley

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Delaval Our Lady

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 37 NW
(North side)
The Avenue
5/75 Obelisk base in
the Avenue, on
east of road to
New Hartley
Obelisk base, C18. Squared stone. Square structure with chamfered and moulded
plinths and moulded cap, present height c.4 metres. The obelisk reputedly
marks the spot where Admiral George Delaval suffered a fatal fall whilst riding
on June 22nd 1723.

Listing NGR: NZ3169276305

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