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© Mr Brian Haigh

IoE Number: 263576
Location: OBELISK IN PARK NORTH OF BARWICK HOUSE,
  BARWICK, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Brian Haigh
Date Photographed: 27 August 1999
Date listed: 19 April 1961
Date of last amendment: 30 August 1984
Grade II

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ST51SEBARWICK CPTWO TOWER LANE (South side)5/18The Fish Tower(previously listed as obelisk inPark North of Barwick House)

ST51SE BARWICK CP TWO TOWER LANE (South side) 5/18 The Fish Tower (previously listed as obelisk in Park North of Barwick House) 19.4.61 GV II Folly. Circa 1775. Local stone rubble with Ham stone ashlar at top. Base about 2 metres square and 2 metres high, with arched opening on North side; above a hollow circular column about 12 metres high with open slits up the South side and an ashlar crown with ogee arched panels, the whole reminisicent of a factory chimney. The North 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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