CORBET MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 280 WEST OF ACTON REYNALD SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1055375

Date first listed: 29-Oct-1986

Statutory Address: CORBET MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 280 WEST OF ACTON REYNALD SCHOOL

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Location

Statutory Address: CORBET MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 280 WEST OF ACTON REYNALD SCHOOL

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

District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Moreton Corbet and Lee Brockhurst

National Grid Reference: SJ 53178 23241

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Details

SJ 5223-5323 SHAWBURY C.P. ACTON REYNALD SJ 53176 23240

17/110 Corbet memorial - approx. 280 metres to west of Acton Reynald School

GV II

Obelisk. Dated 1821. Grey sandstone ashlar. Square plan. Base consisting of 2 steps. Battered plinth with panelled sides and coved cornice with carved raven to west. Tall tapered obelisk. One panel inscribed: "THIS OBELISK/WAS ERECTED BY/SIR ANDREW CORBET BART/TO COMMEMORATE THE BIRTH/OF HIS GRANDSON/VINCENT ROWLAND CORBET/WHO WAS BORN AUGUST 11 1821/AT SIDMOUTH AND CHRISTENED/AT MORETON CORBET/NOVEMBER 8 1821". Acton Reynald (q.v.) was the Corbet family home.

Listing NGR: SJ5317823241

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 260105

Legacy System: LBS

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