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Obelisk 10 Metres East of Parish Church (Burts of Mappercombe)

A Grade II Listed Building in Powerstock, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7632 / 50°45'47"N

Longitude: -2.6859 / 2°41'9"W

OS Eastings: 351724

OS Northings: 96185

OS Grid: SY517961

Mapcode National: GBR PR.86M8

Mapcode Global: FRA 5782.7GS

Plus Code: 9C2VQ877+7M

Entry Name: Obelisk 10 Metres East of Parish Church (Burts of Mappercombe)

Listing Date: 31 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227797

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402246

Location: Powerstock, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Powerstock

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Powerstock with West Milton Witherstone and North Porton St Mary The Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Obelisk 10 metres
east of Parish
Church (Burts of


Obelisk. Mid C18. Stone aware base and pedestal with moulded cornice.
Tapering obelisk with ball-finial at top, c. 12 foot high. Arms of
Burt carved near top of obelisk. To: Thomas Burt (Latin inscription)
died 1747, and to Thomas Burt senior of Mappercombe (Latin inscription)
died 12 April 1749.

Listing NGR: SY5172496185

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