Stowe Landscape Garden, Lord Cobham's Pillar

Stowe Landscape Garden, Lord Cobham's Pillar

Lord Cobham's Pillar, attributed to James Gibbs, was built around 1742. It stands at the far end of the Grecian Valley. Sadly, visitors cannot ascend the pillar.

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