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Latitude: 51.5258 / 51°31'32"N
Longitude: -0.121 / 0°7'15"W
OS Eastings: 530449
OS Northings: 182437
OS Grid: TQ304824
Mapcode National: GBR K7.06
Mapcode Global: VHGQS.VXD6
Entry Name: Anonymous C18 Obelisk in St George's Gardens
Listing Date: 14 May 1974
Last Amended: 11 January 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1378727
English Heritage Legacy ID: 478061
Location: Camden, London, WC1N
Electoral Ward/Division: King's Cross
Built-Up Area: Camden
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Holy Cross Cromer Street
Church of England Diocese: London
Anonymous C18 Obelisk in St George's Gardens
(Formerly Listed as: HANDEL STREET Walls, lodge, cottage and monuments in St George's Gardens)
Anonymous obelisk. C18. Portland stone. Tall obelisk on tapering sarcophagus on base. Sarcophagus with gadrooned middle course supporting weathered armorial cartouches. Its patron is unidentified. Located on south side of gardens, in former burial ground of St George the Martyr. One of the largest and most imposing outdoor monuments in any London churchyard.
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood, St Pancras IV: London: 1952-: PLATE 66).
Listing NGR: TQ3044982437
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