Hungerford Colston Obelisk

The Hungerford Colston Obelisk is hidden away in New Hill Wood.
You can find in adjacent to the Public Footpath (If you look hard)

The Inscription reads
“Here fell mortally wounded by the accidental discharge of a gun whilst shooting with some friends, October 30th 1852.
Hungerford Colston D.C.L.
Only son of William Hungerford Colston D.D.
Rector of West Lydford
This Obelisk is erected by his only sister.”

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