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Pitts Column

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stafford, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.851 / 52°51'3"N

Longitude: -2.0561 / 2°3'21"W

OS Eastings: 396320

OS Northings: 328168

OS Grid: SJ963281

Mapcode National: GBR 27R.90B

Mapcode Global: WHBDN.DL4Q

Plus Code: 9C4VVW2V+9H

Entry Name: Pitts Column

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 25 April 1980

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189785

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272301

Location: Sandon and Burston, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Sandon and Burston

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Sandon All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 92 NE


Pitt's Column
(formerly listed as
Monumental Column to
Pitt the Younger)


1806. Erected by the first Earl of Harrowby in memory of the great Prime Minister.
A stone Doric column 75 ft high with urn finial on square base. Modelled on Trajan's
column. Wrought iron railings.

Listing NGR: SJ9632028168

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

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