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

A Grade II Listed Building in Alvechurch, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3497 / 52°20'59"N

Longitude: -1.9624 / 1°57'44"W

OS Eastings: 402658

OS Northings: 272408

OS Grid: SP026724

Mapcode National: GBR 3H6.NP9

Mapcode Global: VH9ZM.X6XJ

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

Listing Date: 16 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100226

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156065

Location: Alvechurch, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B48

County: Worcestershire

District: Bromsgrove

Civil Parish: Alvechurch

Built-Up Area: Alvechurch

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Alvechurch St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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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

GV II


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

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