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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Aylesbury Vale
Town
Stowe
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths, 18th Century Wars (1700-1799)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: C1778
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
61686
Current location

Gardens at Stowe
Hawkwell Field
Stowe
Aylesbury Vale
Buckinghamshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 676 374
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Medallion portrait on a pedestal and originally a globe on top.
Inscription
(unknown)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 18th Century Wars (1700-1799)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Sculpture
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
History
c1994: Moved back to Elysian Fields. Globe replaced. Date unknown: Originally on an island below the Grenville Column in Elysian Fields garden, moved to Hawkwell Field.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference
  • Buildings of England series by Various 2nd ed. 1994, pp 676, 681. Buckinghamshire
  • Drawings of Stowe by John Claud Nattes by C N Gowing and G B Clarke Plate 28. Published:Buckinghamshire County Museum 1983

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