TL8205 : Obelisk opposite Woodham Mortimer Hall

taken 3 years ago, near to Woodham Mortimer, Essex, Great Britain

Obelisk opposite Woodham Mortimer Hall
Obelisk opposite Woodham Mortimer Hall
The inscription on the base reads:

In grateful remembrance of the magnificent bequest by William Alexander Esqr. of his estate at Woodham Mortimer in the county of Essex "For the benefit behoof and advantage of the poor of the Company of Coopers, London for ever." The Masters, Wardens, and Court of Assistants of the Company have erected this memorial, not only as a tribute of their respect and admiration but also with a view of publickly handing down to future ages so splendid an act of disinterested generosity. MDCCCXXV [1825]

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TL8205, 17 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 13 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 25 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement 
Primary Subject of Photo
Memorial 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 8229 0515 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:42.9272N 0:38.2424E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 8228 0518
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Woodham Mortimer  Obelisk  Worshipful Company of Coopers  William Alexander 

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