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Lady Portsmouth's Column (Obelisk), Audley End

A Scheduled Monument in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0279 / 52°1'40"N

Longitude: 0.2239 / 0°13'26"E

OS Eastings: 552671.415792

OS Northings: 238942.035366

OS Grid: TL526389

Mapcode National: GBR MBW.X09

Mapcode Global: VHHL3.T9R8

Entry Name: Lady Portsmouth's Column (Obelisk), Audley End

Scheduled Date:

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1002165

English Heritage Legacy ID: EX 91

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Saffron Walden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex


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Source: Historic England

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