Barnet Stone

inscription:  Barnet Stone. Rd. No. 489664

height:  170mm

notes:  This model, which was registered in 1906, can be found in white unglazed and in brown unglazed. Neither version generally bears arms.

In addition to the above inscription on the base, the model bears the following legend on its four sides:

    (front)  Here was fought the famous battle between Edward the 4th and the Earl of Warwick April the 14th ANNO 1471 in which the Earl was defeated and slain.
    (back)  From St. Albans VIII miles 3/4
    (left)  To Hatfield VII miles 3/4
    (right)  This was erected 1740

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