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The Obelisk Immediately West of No 18

A Grade II Listed Building in Nayland, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9715 / 51°58'17"N

Longitude: 0.8741 / 0°52'26"E

OS Eastings: 597517

OS Northings: 234240

OS Grid: TL975342

Mapcode National: GBR RKT.CT2

Mapcode Global: VHKFL.3QG0

Plus Code: 9F32XVCF+JJ

Entry Name: The Obelisk Immediately West of No 18

Listing Date: 9 February 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278444

Location: Nayland-with-Wissington, Babergh, Suffolk, CO6

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Nayland-with-Wissington

Built-Up Area: Nayland

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Nayland St James

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Description


1.
5377
TL 9734
27/696

HIGH STREET
(East Side)
Nayland with Wissington
The Obelisk immediately west of No 18

II
GV

2.
A C18 stone obelisk with a moulded pedestal plinth and a ball finial.
The shaft of the obelisk is inscribed on 3 sides with mileages as follows,
on the north face "8 miles to Hadleigh" - on the west face "55 miles from
London - 26 miles from Chelmsford - 22 miles to Bury" and on the south
face "6 miles to Colchester".

Listing NGR: TL9751734240

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