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Image for Joseph Smith Obelisk - Bradford UKview gallery

NENE1.4 km

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ObelisksJoseph Smith Obelisk - Bradford UK

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This obelisk stands in the most prominent position in Undercliffe Cemetery in Bradford and commemorates Joseph Smith, a surveyor and land agent to the cemetery company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/27/2013

last visited: never

Image for Combined World War Memorial – Low Moor, West Yorkshire UKview gallery

SS4.5 km

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ObelisksCombined World War Memorial – Low Moor, West Yorkshire UK

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This sandstone obelisk was unveiled on 10th December 1928 to commemorate the men of Low Moor who died in World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/6/2011

last visited: never

Image for Saltaire World War I Memorial Obelisk- Saltaire, UKview gallery

NWNW5.1 km

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ObelisksSaltaire World War I Memorial Obelisk- Saltaire, UK

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This stone obelisk was unveiled as a war memorial on 26th June 1920 in memory of the men of Saltaire who died in the First World War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/13/2011

last visited: 1/27/2013

Image for William Wilson Obelisk, St.Wilfid's Churchyard, Calverley, West Yorkshire.view gallery

NENE6.3 km

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ObelisksWilliam Wilson Obelisk, St.Wilfid's Churchyard, Calverley, West Yorkshire.

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This obelisk towers over all the other grave memorials in this large church cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member greysman

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/2/2013

last visited: never

Image for Owl Obelisks - Millenium Square, Calverley Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire.view gallery

EE13.8 km

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ObelisksOwl Obelisks - Millenium Square, Calverley Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire.

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One of two owl obelisks outside the Civic Hall in Leeds, it's their city symbol.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member greysman

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/14/2013

last visited: never

Image for Stoodley Pike Monument - Todmorden , West Yorkshire, UKview gallery

SWSW20.8 km

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ObelisksStoodley Pike Monument - Todmorden , West Yorkshire, UK

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Stoodley Pike Obelisk can be seen for miles in the Upper Calderdale area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/25/2011

last visited: 3/17/2013

Image for Cenotaph Obelisk - Harrogate, North Yorkshire, Great Britain.view gallery

NENE26.1 km

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ObelisksCenotaph Obelisk - Harrogate, North Yorkshire, Great Britain.

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Harrogate Obelisk, Cenotaph or War Memorial was unveiled in 1923 as a memorial to the dead in World War I and then re-dedicated after World War II. to become a Combined memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: North East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/19/2014

last visited: 5/5/2014

Image for Combined World War I and World War II Obelisk – Littleborough, UKview gallery

SWSW27.8 km

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ObelisksCombined World War I and World War II Obelisk – Littleborough, UK

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This stone obelisk was originally erected as a World War I memorial, and then later was also dedicated to the dead of World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/16/2012

last visited: 7/1/2013

Image for World War I Memorial Obelisk - Fairburn, UKview gallery

EE31.7 km

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ObelisksWorld War I Memorial Obelisk - Fairburn, UK

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This 12 foot high obelisk was erected in 1924 as a WW I memorial dedicated to the memory of the men of the parish.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/19/2014

last visited: never

Image for Queen Anne's Obelisk - Rainborough Park, Barnsley, South Yorkshire.view gallery

SESE34.9 km

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ObelisksQueen Anne's Obelisk - Rainborough Park, Barnsley, South Yorkshire.

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An obelisk dedicated to Queen Anne.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wireworm

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/16/2012

last visited: never

Image for Obelisk - Market Square, Ripon, Yorkshire, UK.view gallery

NN40.9 km

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ObelisksObelisk - Market Square, Ripon, Yorkshire, UK.

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This obelisk dominates the market square in this old city.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HitchinLookers

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/29/2011

last visited: 7/7/2012

Image for XX Lancashire Fusiliers War Memorial – Bury, UKview gallery

SWSW42.2 km

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ObelisksXX Lancashire Fusiliers War Memorial – Bury, UK

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This combined World War I and World War II memorial to the Lancashire Fusiliers Regiment stands outside their regimental museum that opened on 25th September 2009.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/10/2012

last visited: never

Image for The North Eastern Railway Memorial - Station Rise, York, UKview gallery

NENE47.5 km

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ObelisksThe North Eastern Railway Memorial - Station Rise, York, UK

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This obelisk, that is 30 feet tall, is the central feature of a war memorial to the 2236 men of the North Eastern Railway that were killed during the Great War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/18/2013

last visited: never

Image for Yorkshire Regiment Boer War Memorial - Tower Street, York, UKview gallery

EE48 km

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ObelisksYorkshire Regiment Boer War Memorial - Tower Street, York, UK

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This obelisk stands in the centre of a roundabout and is the Yorkshire Regiment's Boer War memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/4/2014

last visited: never

Image for Temple Hotel Obelisk – Matlock Bath, UKview gallery

SS76.4 km

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ObelisksTemple Hotel Obelisk – Matlock Bath, UK

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This obelisk was erected as a marker for the road turning for the Temple Hotel which is not visible from the road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/7/2011

last visited: 10/24/2014

Image for James Abram & George Greenall Memorial - Fleetwood, UKview gallery

WW83.2 km

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ObelisksJames Abram & George Greenall Memorial - Fleetwood, UK

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This obelisk carries the commemoration for two men lost at sea, and a memorial fountain nearby was also erected to their memory in Euston Park on the Esplanade in the historic fishing village of Fleetwood.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/24/2013

last visited: never

Image for Obelisk, Lord Street War Memorial, Southport, Merseyside UKview gallery

WW83.5 km

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ObelisksObelisk, Lord Street War Memorial, Southport, Merseyside UK

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A Portland stone obelisk over 20m high.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member AngelPick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/22/2012

last visited: 5/17/2012

Image for Obelisk War Memorial, Frodsham, Cheshire, Englandview gallery

SWSW85.3 km

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ObelisksObelisk War Memorial, Frodsham, Cheshire, England

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A recently restored sandstone obelisk serving as the World War I and II memorial for the town of Frodsham, Cheshire, England.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mumbo jumbo

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/2/2012

last visited: never

Image for Abbott Hall Gardens - Kendal, Cumbria UKview gallery

NWNW87.1 km

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ObelisksAbbott Hall Gardens - Kendal, Cumbria UK

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An obelisk that was used as a drinking fountain in the park. Covered in Celtic knot work carving.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member martlakes

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 1/29/2008

last visited: 11/29/2008

Image for Castle Howe Obelisk, Kendal, Cumbriaview gallery

NWNW87.5 km

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ObelisksCastle Howe Obelisk, Kendal, Cumbria

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This obelisk was erected to celebrate the centenary of the revolution of 1688 when William of Orange arrived in England, and James II abdicated. Publicly accessible in daylight hours, in a green space overlooking Kendal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/10/2007

last visited: 2/14/2008

Image for John Wilkinson Memorial, Lindale, Cumbriaview gallery

NWNW87.5 km

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ObelisksJohn Wilkinson Memorial, Lindale, Cumbria

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John "Iron-Mad" Wilkinson had a cast iron obelisk erected over his grave, initially in the grounds of his house at Castlehead. But that is not where the obelisk now stands. Read on for its strange tale.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/11/2007

last visited: 7/19/2008

Image for Kilburn War Memorial - Derbyshireview gallery

SS90.1 km

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ObelisksKilburn War Memorial - Derbyshire

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War Memorial Obelisk on Bywell Lane, Kilburn, Belper, Derbyshire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Muddy_Puddles

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/19/2012

last visited: never

Image for Market Place Obelisk - Cartmel, Cumbriaview gallery

NWNW90.3 km

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ObelisksMarket Place Obelisk - Cartmel, Cumbria

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This obelisk is next to the fish slabs in Cartmel village square. Both Grade 2 listed structures.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/13/2011

last visited: never

Image for Elba Monument, Toadpool, Kendal, Cumbriaview gallery

NWNW90.4 km

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ObelisksElba Monument, Toadpool, Kendal, Cumbria

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The Elba Monument stands in a farmer's field, beside the A591 main road into the Lake District, just north of Plumgarth's roundabout, Kendal. Co-ordinates are public side road to view from. No public access to field.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/10/2007

last visited: 4/20/2013

Image for Obelisk Marine Engine Room Memorial – Liverpool, UKview gallery

SWSW92.5 km

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ObelisksObelisk Marine Engine Room Memorial – Liverpool, UK

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A memorial in the shape of an obelisk originally designed to honour the Engine Room Engineers from the Titanic who died when it stuck the iceberg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/30/2011

last visited: 7/11/2012

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