Erected in 1980 to commemorate the building of Harlow New Town, Obelisk has four plaques inset at the base bearing the dedication, and the armorial insignia for Essex County Council, the Development Corporation and Harlow District Council. A design drawing and scale model of Obelisk are on permanent display in the Gibberd Gallery.
Artist First Name:Sir Frederick
Artist Last Name:Gibberd
Material:Concrete faced in Portland stone
Location:Broad Walk, Town Centre