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© Mr Alec Howard

IoE Number: 263562
Location: NEEDLE OBELISK AT NGR ST 559 129, KEY HILL
  BARWICK, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Alec Howard
Date Photographed: 16 August 2006
Date listed: 30 August 1984
Date of last amendment: 30 August 1984
Grade II

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ST51SEBARWICK CPKEY HILL5/4Needle Obelisk at NGR ST559 129-

ST51SE BARWICK CP KEY HILL 5/4 Needle Obelisk at NGR ST559 129 - GV II Obelisk. Circa 1775. Rough cut and coursed local stone with dressed stone cap. Square on plan, slender and sharp pointed; about 2 metres square on base and approximately 12 metres high. Flat stone set in South faces about 4 metres high, but np inscription evident. The South boundary marker, one of four of the Barwick Park estate, probably erected by John Newman. (Barbara Jones, Follies and Grottoes, Constable 1974.)

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