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Memorial to Frances Harrison

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Author: Anthony McIntosh
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Location

Street:High Street
Town:Littlehampton
Parish:Littlehampton
Council:Arun District Council
County:West Sussex
Postcode:BN17
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Object setting:Road or Wayside
Access is:Public
Location note:Outside the entrance to Sussex Stationers
In the AZ book:West Sussex
Page:167
Grid reference:K4
The A-Z books used are A-Z East Sussex and A-Z West Sussex (Editions 1A 2005). Geographers' A-Z Map Company Ltd. Sevenoaks.

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General Information

Work is:Extant
Owner custodian:Littlehampton Town Council
Object listing:Not listed
Description:A granite and metal capstan serving as a donations box with a money slot on top. The capstan is set in a wide circular base that acts as a direction marker with inscribed metal squares indicating N,S,E,W. The front of the capstan holds an inscription.
Inscription:Inscribed, blue painted letters around the lower part of the capstan:

IN MEMORY OF
FRANCES HARRISON
BEM
TIRELESS SUPPORTER OF CHARITIES

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Classification

Categories:Functional, Free Standing, Commemorative, Roadside / Wayside
Object type1:Marker
     Object subtype1:Indicator
Subject type1:Non-figurative

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Object Parts

Part 1:Base
     Material:Inset brick with metal markers
     Width (cm):580
     Depth (cm):580
Part 2:Capstan
     Material:Granite and metal
     Height (cm):95
     Width (cm):55
     Depth (cm):55

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Object Condition

Overall condition:Good
Risk assessment:No known risk
Date of on-site inspection:29/05/2008

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Author: Anthony McIntosh
Copyright: Creative Commons




Author: Anthony McIntosh
Copyright: Creative Commons




Author: Anthony McIntosh
Copyright: Creative Commons




Author: Anthony McIntosh
Copyright: Creative Commons

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