SE4592 : Standing stone, Nether Silton [detail]

taken 10 years ago, near to Nether Silton, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Standing stone, Nether Silton [detail]
Standing stone, Nether Silton [detail]
The inscription on this stone has for long been a mystery. It is thought to be some sort of code. Recently I came across a solution to the code, but have no way of knowing if the answer is correct. The code may be the first letters of the following words....
Here the good old manor house stood
The black beams were oak, the great walls were good
The walls at the east wing are hidden here
A thatched cottage like a barn was erected here
AD1765
A wide porch spans a yard and alcove. [attributed to Squire Hicks in the 18thC]
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SE4592, 28 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 2 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 5 February, 2008
Category
Standing stones   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 456 922 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:19.4332N 1:18.0060W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 456 922
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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