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Seager and Baker Memorials About 50 Metres West of the Church of St Leonard, Ribbesford

Description: Seager and Baker Memorials About 50 Metres West of the Church of St Leonard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156946

OS Grid Reference: SO7857274024
OS Grid Coordinates: 378572, 274024
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3639, -2.3161

Location: Ribbesford, Worcestershire DY12 2TQ

Locality: Ribbesford
Local Authority: Wyre Forest District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY12 2TQ

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Listing Text


Seager and Baker
5/296 memorials about 50 metres
west of the Church of
St Leonard


A pedestal and chest tomb. Died 1815 and 1816. Ashlar. Pedestal tomb
(to south): pedestal with moulded cornice and urn finial; inscription:
"In the vault/ under this pedestal/ are deposited the remains of/
Mr Joseph Seager/ late of Bewdley Solicitor/ who died 19 December 1815/
aged 65 years"; chest tomb (to north): simple pilastered corners, moulded
cornice to flat top, inscription on a large lunette: "Underneath this tomb/
are deposited the remains of/ Samuel Baker Solicitor of Bewdley/ He died
August 14 1816 aged 56 years/ Also of George Baker of Bewdley/ He died
December 17 1850 aged 62 years/ And of Elizabeth Ann daughter of George and
Elizabeth Baker/ who died December 5 1831 aged 2".

Listing NGR: SO7857274024

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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