Camphill Column

Date:
14 Apr 2003
Location:
Camphill Column, Swansfield Park, Alnwick, Northumberland
Reference:
IOE01/10377/21
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SWANSFIELD PARK 1.

5330 Camphill Column NU 1812 6/34 II* 2.

Erected 1814 to commemorate the Peace of 1814, set on site of a British Camp.

Two steps to square base with inscriptions to Pitt, Wellington, Nelson and Henry Collingwood Selby who built the monument. Tall column with high base, apparently following 'Vitruvian' principles, and surmounted by a ball. All of stone, constructed by John Hall, mason.

Listing NGR: NU1813812363

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0486 IOE Records taken by Bob Cottrell; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Bob Cottrell. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Cottrell, Bob

Rights Holder: Cottrell, Bob

Keywords

Stone, Georgian Column, Unassigned, Building Component, Building