Hampshire Treasures

Volume 1 ( Winchester City District)

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Fort Nelson
C.19
Portsdown Hill. One of the Palmerston Forts, built within the hillside. Red brick with a castellated parapet. Stone archway at each end.     T. & C.P. Act
S.A.M. No. 254
SU 607 072
1902 02
Nelson Monument
Portsdown Hill. Obelisk of Portland stone on granite base. The base has four large acroteria of anthemium shape at its angles. The obelisk is inset within the base. Centre of south front recessed. Segmental, headed cap at apex of the obelisk containing a small bust of Lord Nelson. Erected about 1814. Inscription in base. Monument set in enclosure with spiked iron railings and a locked gate.     T. & C.P. Act
S.A.M. No. 326
SU 610 071
1902 01
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