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Temple Hotel Obelisk – Matlock Bath, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 53° 07.102 W 001° 33.724
30U E 596232 N 5886404
Quick Description: This obelisk was erected as a marker for the road turning for the Temple Hotel which is not visible from the road.
Location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/6/2011 2:47:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMCGWK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 4

Long Description:
It was built sometime before 1830 and became a grade II listed building on 25th January 1990. The English Heritage building ID is 430117.

It stands at the junction of Temple Road and South Parade and 3 of the faces are painted with the words ‘Temple Hotel’.

Matlock Bath is a small spa town and the hotel was built in the 1760s at the height of spa town popularity.
Date Created/Placed: Before 1830

Address:
Corner of Temple Road and South Parade Matlock Bath Derbyshire DE4 3NR


Height: 11.48 feet

Illuminated: no

Website: [Web Link]

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