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Latitude: 55.0997 / 55°5'59"N
Longitude: -2.8017 / 2°48'6"W
OS Eastings: 348937
OS Northings: 578662
OS Grid: NY489786
Mapcode National: GBR 89WG.7P
Mapcode Global: WH7Z5.Y20S
Entry Name: Monument South of Green Rig
Listing Date: 15 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1335643
English Heritage Legacy ID: 78160
Location: Nicholforest, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6
Civil Parish: Nicholforest
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Nicholforest St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 47 NE NICHOLFOREST
8/78 Monument south of
Monument. Inscribed THIS MONUMENT ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION IN MEMORY OF
WILLIAM FORSTER, BROWN KNOWE, WHO WAS SHOT ON THIS SPOT THE 26TH SEPTEMBER 1891,
AGED 38 (or 68) YEARS, followed by religious text; inscribed on plinth G. Hope,
Smithfield. Calciferous sandstone stepped plinth, polished Dalbeattie granite
shaft, tall tapering calciferous sandstone column. Surrounded by low wall with
cast iron speared railings. Gamekeeper who was shot by a poacher. Lies on the
boundary between Nicholforest and Bewcastle CP's.
Listing NGR: NY4893778662
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.