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A Grade II Listed Building in Newton-le-Willows, St. Helens

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Latitude: 53.4529 / 53°27'10"N

Longitude: -2.6418 / 2°38'30"W

OS Eastings: 357475

OS Northings: 395323

OS Grid: SJ574953

Mapcode National: GBR 9XZH.VY

Mapcode Global: WH98B.DG7R

Plus Code: 9C5VF935+57

Entry Name: Obelisk

Listing Date: 3 February 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216325

ID on this website: 101198967

Location: Newton-le-Willows, St. Helens, Merseyside, WA12

County: St. Helens

Electoral Ward/Division: Earlestown

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Newton-le-Willows

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Earlestown St John

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

Tagged with: Obelisk Market cross

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5/35 Obelisk

- II

Obelisk. C18. Granite. 3 octagonal steps and plinth with
heavy cornice. Obelisk has raised panels. Originally at
Risley; moved to churchyard of St. Peter's, Newton-le-
Willows in 1819 and to present site in 1897.

Listing NGR: SJ5747595323

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