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BOUNDARY STONES IN LAKER PLANTATION APPROX 44O YARDS NORTH OF BELSAY DENE HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BOUNDARY STONES IN LAKER PLANTATION APPROX 44O YARDS NORTH OF BELSAY DENE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1042811

Location

BOUNDARY STONES IN LAKER PLANTATION APPROX 44O YARDS NORTH OF BELSAY DENE HOUSE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Belsay

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Aug-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 238528

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History

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Details

BELSAY BELSAY DENE NZ 07 NE

10/42 Boundary Stones in Laker Plantation approx 440 yards north of Belsay Dene House

II

Group of 22 boundary stones. 1788 and earlier. Sandstone. c. 2 ft. high.

18 of the stones are inscribed on one side M for Middleton and on the other S for Swinburne. 4 stones are inscribed TM for Thomas Middleton and JS for John Swinburne; 3 of these stones are also dated 1788.

They form a complex line through the wood and represent a boundary dispute vigorously pursued by Edward Swinburne till his death in 1786 and resolved by his son John Swinburne in 1788.

A further 5 stones have been removed and are now at Swanstead near Belsay.

Listing NGR: NZ0664078610

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National Grid Reference: NZ 06640 78610

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