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Windsor Memorial Cross About 15 Metres South of South Porch of Church of St Laurence, Alvechurch

Description: Windsor Memorial Cross About 15 Metres South of South Porch of Church of St Laurence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156065

OS Grid Reference: SP0265872408
OS Grid Coordinates: 402658, 272408
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3497, -1.9624

Location: School Lane, Alvechurch, Worcestershire B48 7JX

Locality: Alvechurch
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B48 7JX

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Listing Text

SP 02 72 ALVECHURCH CP BEAR HILL (south side)

15/12 Windsor memorial cross
about 15 metres south of
south porch of Church of
St Laurence


Memorial cross. 1861, probably by William Butterfield. Ashlar. Gothic
revival style. Three square plan steps to square base, each side of which
has a quatrefoil inscription panel, supporting an octagonal socket stone
with broach stops, cross shaft is tapered, square plan, with engaged columns.
to north and south, capped by cross. Inscriptions: east face: "Erected/
i token of/ respect for the/ Baroness Windsor/ Anno Domini/ 1861"; north face:
"in/ Memory of/ the Honorable Robert/ Windsor-Clive MP/ who departed this life/
August 4th 1859/ Aged/ 35 years"; west face: "Them/ which sleep/ in Jesus/ will
God bring/ with/ him"; south face: "In/ memory of/ the Honorable William/
Windsor-Clive who/ departed this life/ September 14th 1857/ Aged/ 20 years".

Listing NGR: SP0265872408

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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