OBELISK ON SOUTH BANK IN GARDEN OF NUMBER 17 MOOR LANE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1100840

Date first listed: 03-Oct-1985

Statutory Address: OBELISK ON SOUTH BANK IN GARDEN OF NUMBER 17 MOOR LANE, GRAND UNION CANAL

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: OBELISK ON SOUTH BANK IN GARDEN OF NUMBER 17 MOOR LANE, GRAND UNION CANAL

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: TQ 06471 94068

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TQ 0694 SW RICKMANSWORTH GRAND UNION CANAL (South side) Rickmansworth

13/148 Obelisk on S bank in garden of No. 17 Moor Lane (q.v.)

II

Obelisk in a pond on the S bank of the Grand Union Canal serving as a water gauge. 1825, dated in inscription. For Company of Grand Junction Canal. Stone. Moulded base and cornice with shallow pediments about 1/3 of the way up the obelisk which is about 2½m high. 2 faces inscribed testifying to an agreement between John Dickinson at Batchworth Mill, the landowner R. Williams of Moor Park (q.v.) and the Grand Junction Canal whereby the water level at this spot was fixed following a long dispute. (A.H. Faulkner, The Grand Junction Canal, 1972, p.119).

Listing NGR: TQ0647194068

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 158791

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Faulkner, A H , The Grand Junction Canal, (1972)

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