This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 51.5996 / 51°35'58"N
Longitude: -0.1981 / 0°11'52"W
OS Eastings: 524900
OS Northings: 190512
OS Grid: TQ249905
Mapcode National: GBR C2.W70
Mapcode Global: VHGQK.J252
Plus Code: 9C3XHRX2+RQ
Entry Name: Monument to Major Cartwright in St Mary at Finchley Churchyard
Listing Date: 29 January 1996
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246062
English Heritage Legacy ID: 454395
Location: Barnet, London, N3
Electoral Ward/Division: Finchley Church End
Built-Up Area: Barnet
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mary Finchley
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2490 HENDON LANE, N3
31-/18/10312 Monument to Major Cartwright in St
Church monument to Major John Cartwright (1740-1824). Obelisk. Erected 1835 and paid for by public subscription. Yellow oolitic limestone. Square tapering obelisk with armorial and portrait roundels on front, above armorial shield. Inscriptions on east and south sides. Set within damaged kerb with some surviving railings. Cartwright (1740-1824) was a leading Radical of the
period 1775-1824 and was known by the title of the 'Father of Reform'. He founded the Society for Constitutional Information and published numerous works advocating Universal Suffrage. The monument was erected in 1835 and paid for by public subscription (The Mirror, 19 December 1835). Full inscription (no longer legible) given in Barnet Press and Finchley Borough News, 13 April 1935.
Listing NGR: TQ2490090512
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings