The Hoad Monument - Ulverston

The Hoad Monument – Ulverston

The Hoad monument is a memorial to Sir John Barrow who was born in Ulverston in 1795.

Built-in 1850 from local limestone it was funded by local subscription.

The Hoad is a 100ft scale replica of the Eddystone lighthouse.

Above all, it was erected to commemorate Sir John Barrow who was a seafaring explorer and founder member of the Royal Geographic Society.

Finally, this 1905 photograph shows the monument keeper – John Tyson in the uniform at the foot of the monument.

We invite you to stay at Lothlorien

Check our availability

Relax and unwind. Check out our availability and book online today.

Share This
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on email

November 1st 2021
(4 or 7 NIGHTS)

Telephone: 07785944194