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it is a monument

worth stopping to see if you are passing and currently it is a Pokemon go stop so attracting... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
helen747tilley
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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
impressive

This is a stunning memorial in the middle of Sleeford.to a well thought of member of parliament .He... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
lottie49
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
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24 Jan 2018
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| Southgate Gate, Sleaford NG34 7RL, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although Sleaford has a fabulous church the Handly monument is more of a disaster. Lying prominent at the end of the main high street you can't miss it but rush out there to look its nothing special and not worth the effort.

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

This is a must see when in Sleaford when on the high street you can not miss this eye stopper the size is second to none.

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a stunning memorial in the middle of Sleeford.to a well thought of member of parliament .He must have been very popular as this impressive thing was put up by public subscriptiom,if in the area well worth a look.

Thank lottie49
Reviewed 25 September 2017

When you come into Sleaford over the railway crossing, where the junction of the roads meet past the zebra crossing it is on the left side of the road. Not worth a special visit, denfinatley not Nelson's column

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

This is a monument to a member of parliament who came from Sleaford. It stands in the middle of southgate, obstructing traffic, with no sign of who it commemorates. It should be replaced with a statue of Jennifer Saunders, who has contributed much more to...More

Thank martin b
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The Handley Monument stands in a prominent position on the main shopping street. The Handleys were a major local family from the 1770s to the end of the 19th century.Politician Henry Handley was a Member of Parliament for the Southern Division of Lincolnshire from 1832...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This magnificent Monument was erected to commemorate the life of Henry Handley who helped to establish the Sleaford Navigation. You can't miss this as it really is very large and can be found on Southgate just north of the railway station. If you are in...More

Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed 4 September 2016

worth stopping to see if you are passing and currently it is a Pokemon go stop so attracting interest from 'kids' of all ages! Not sure i would actually class it as an attraction though.

Thank helen747tilley
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Visited Sleaford and walked along the main street and found this monument. It is very large and one of Sleafords best known landmarks.Definitely worth looking out for.

Thank 2014Jandy
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