PMSA National Recording Project - South Yorkshire

Doncaster Metropolitan Borough

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ArtistMaker: not known
TitleOfWork: obelisk
DescriptionOfPhoto: -
DateOfCreation: 1830's
Medium: stone
Location: Erected at the junction of York Road and Bentley Road
AtoZReference: p.32 4B
Postcode: DN5
Street: York Road and Bentley Road
TownOrVillage: Doncaster
AreaInTown: Bentley Rise
MetropolitanBorough: Doncaster
Photographer: -
ImageCopyright: -
AccessionNumber: na~2
Description: Removed in or around 1957.

Commission: Apparantly built to commemorate a road improvement in the 1830's. [1]

Comment: Whereabouts of the stone not known

References: [1] Article in the Yorkshire evening Post. October 17th, 1957.

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