Monument record MDR7529 - Wellington's monument, Blackstone Edge, Curbar

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Height 3m. Stone cross memorial to the Duke of Wellington. (1) Inscribed, 'Wellington, Born 1769 Died 1852: Erected 1866 by E. M. Wrench. late 34th Reg'mt'. (3)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: Fifield, P (PPJPB). Peak Park Treasures: E28. E28.
  • <2> Article in serial: Brighouse, W. 1970. 'A beautiful county. A photographic alphabet of Derbyshire. W.', Derbyshire Life and Countryside. Vol. 35 (12), pp 38-40.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Rodgers, F. 1979. Curiosities of the Peak.
  • <4> Photograph: Peak Park Joint Planning Board (PPJPB). Peak Park Joint Planning Board Photograph: 25/00-2.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 2642 7368 (13m by 10m) (Centre)
Civil Parish CURBAR, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jul 3 2015 1:07PM

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