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Bardsea Monument in Grounds of Ulverston Golf Club

A Grade II Listed Building in Urswick, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1672 / 54°10'1"N

Longitude: -3.0777 / 3°4'39"W

OS Eastings: 329735

OS Northings: 475132

OS Grid: SD297751

Mapcode National: GBR 6NY7.GY

Mapcode Global: WH72C.PJM7

Entry Name: Bardsea Monument in Grounds of Ulverston Golf Club

Listing Date: 5 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311389

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75881

Location: Urswick, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA12

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Urswick

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bardsea Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


16/107 Bardsea Monument in grounds of
Ulverston Golf Club


Monument. 1792. For W. Braddyll. Limestone rubble with some ashlar and
brick. Triangular plan structure on round base has diagonal buttresses.
Corbelled parapet with flat coping and finials, cupola with lantern. Each
face has 4-centred relieving arch of ashlar and brick with round-headed niche
containing urn, that to north-west missing, base inscribed: "POSUIT WB".
Urns to other sides record Christopher Wilson and Sarah, John and Jane Gale,
relations of William Braddyll; that to north-east also records erection of
monument. A prominent landmark on the Furness peninsula.

Listing NGR: SD2973575132

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

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