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Main Street, Wauchope Monument Including Railings

A Category C Listed Building in Kelso and District, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.5459 / 55°32'45"N

Longitude: -2.2873 / 2°17'14"W

OS Eastings: 381969

OS Northings: 628063

OS Grid: NT819280

Mapcode National: GBR D4G9.LR

Mapcode Global: WH8Y7.TVZS

Entry Name: Main Street, Wauchope Monument Including Railings

Listing Date: 29 November 1993

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353788

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19450

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Yetholm

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Kelso and District

Parish: Yetholm

Traditional County: Roxburghshire

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Description

1909. Granite obelisk monument on plinth. Saddleback coping with iron railings forming enclosure; supporting posts with flattened heads.

Statement of Interest

Plaque reads "erected by the inhabitants of Yetholm, and other friends, to the memory of MAJOR-GENERAL WAUCHOPE, CB, CMC, of Yetholm, who fell in battle while leading his troops at Macersfontein, 11th December 1909".

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