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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Daventry
Town
Naseby
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
English Civil Wars (1642-1651)
Ceremony
  • Presented
    Date: 1823
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14963
Current location

Roadside
B4036
Clipston Road
Naseby
Daventry
Northamptonshire
NN6 6DE
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 69366 78424
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Raised square base made up of eight to nine layers of large stone blocks is surmounted by a smooth two-stepped square base with square plinth bearing an inscription plaque. A metal railing fence surrounds the two-stepped base component. Rising from the plinth is a square sectioned stone obelisk. The whole memorial stands on a mound of earth which is reached by several steps from the roadside.
Inscription
(BOARD NEAR MONUMENT GIVES BACKGROUND OF BATTLE OF NASEBY IN 1645)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • English Civil Wars (1642-1651)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • The Times 29 May 1990

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