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The Baxter Monument, Kidderminster

Description: The Baxter Monument

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 156454

OS Grid Reference: SO8299876878
OS Grid Coordinates: 382998, 276878
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3897, -2.2512

Location: A456, Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY11 6XG

Locality: Kidderminster
Local Authority: Wyre Forest District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY11 6XG

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Listing Text

5250 (north-east side)
The Baxter Monument
(formerly listed under
Bull Ring)
SO 8276 1/6 20.10.52


1875 by Sir Thomas Brock. A white marble standing figure of Richard Baxter
on an Aberdeen granite pedestal. Baxter, the eminent Stuart Divine was curate,
and later vicar, of Kidderminster 1641-1660. The statue was formerly in the
Bull Ring. Inscription: "In a stormy and divided age he advocated unity and
comprehension pointing the way to the everlasting rest."

Listing NGR: SO8299876878

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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