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Hadley Highstone

Erected in 1740 by Sir Jeremy Sambrooke, the Highstone commemorates the famous Battle of Barnet fought in 1471. The 12ft high, stone obelisk is inscribed ‘Here was fought the famous battle between Edward IV and the Earl of Warwick, April 14th 1471, in which the Earl was defeated and slain’.

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Taken on January 14, 2012