Combermere Monument, Cheshire
This obelisk was erected in 1890 as a memorial to Field Marshal Stapleton Cotton, 1st Viscount Combermere, on the instructions of his wife, who died in 1889. Sited on high ground overlooking Combermere Park to the south-east, location of the Cotton family seat, Combermere Abbey.
View from the west.
IN MEMORY OF FIELD MARSHAL VISCOUNT
COMBERMERE GCB KSI KTS GCH PC
BORN 1773 DIED 1865. ERECTED IN 1890
BY THE DIRECTION OF HIS WIDOW MARY
VISCOUNTESS COMBERMERE WHO DIED 1889
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20 August 2014
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