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Latitude: 53.0654 / 53°3'55"N
Longitude: -1.1529 / 1°9'10"W
OS Eastings: 456864
OS Northings: 352350
OS Grid: SK568523
Mapcode National: GBR 8G6.WXN
Mapcode Global: WHDGD.868V
Entry Name: Howe Plantation Obelisk, 70 Metres North East of Woodland Grange
Listing Date: 24 February 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264008
English Heritage Legacy ID: 428945
Location: Papplewick, Gedling, Nottinghamshire, NG15
Civil Parish: Papplewick
Traditional County: Nottinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Linby with Papplewick
Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham
PAPPLEWICK OFF MANSFIELD ROAD
SK 55 SE
2/10003 HOWE PLANTATION
OBELISK, 70 metres
Commemorative obelisk. 1794. Erected for Frederick Montague of
Papplewick Hall, to mark the laying out of this woodland
plantation. Sandstone ashlar. Octagonal obelisk standing on an
octagonal pier with moulded base and top. Side front has oval
raised panel inscribed "HOWE PLANTATION June the 1st 1794" with
above the inscription "F" and "M". This is one of a number of
plantations laid out on the Papplewick Estate by Frederick
Montague each named after a prominent naval commander of his day.
This item was omitted in error from the 21st list.
Listing NGR: SK5686452350
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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