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Latitude: 54.8772 / 54°52'37"N
Longitude: -4.2029 / 4°12'10"W
OS Eastings: 258755
OS Northings: 555822
OS Grid: NX587558
Mapcode National: GBR HHZT.KHS
Mapcode Global: WH4W2.DNTZ
Entry Name: Rutherford's Monument
Listing Date: 4 November 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334306
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3295
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens
Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire
Erected 1842. 56ft high granite obelisk sited on a hill
overlooking Fleet Bay. Monument to the memory of Samuel
Rutherford, author and minister of Anwoth 1627-1639.
Bull-faced granite stepped base and plinth with inscribed
panel to S, supporting tall polished granite obelisk.
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