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Latitude: 50.8758 / 50°52'33"N
Longitude: -2.969 / 2°58'8"W
OS Eastings: 331917
OS Northings: 108930
OS Grid: ST319089
Mapcode National: GBR M6.T5MD
Mapcode Global: FRA 46NS.K3M
Plus Code: 9C2VV2GJ+89
Entry Name: Stringfellow Monument, Approximately 65 Metres West of Cemetery Mortuary Chapels
Listing Date: 13 December 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1297091
English Heritage Legacy ID: 374190
Location: Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20
Civil Parish: Chard Town
Built-Up Area: Chard
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Chard St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST3108 ZEMBARD LANE
756-1/3/163 Stringfellow monument, approx. 65
metres west of Cemetery Mortuary
Monument. Late C19. White marble obelisk with bronze wreaths
on stepped plinth and surrounded by iron railings.
Commemorates John Stringfellow, d.1883, who invented the first
engine-driven aeroplane which actually flew.
Listing NGR: ST3191708930
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