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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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Coordinates

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

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, 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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Listing Text

SY 5195 & 5196
11/216

POWERSTOCK
POWERSTOCK VILLAGE

Obelisk 10 metres
east of Parish
Church (Burts of
Mappercombe)

GV
II

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

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

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