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Latitude: 51.7234 / 51°43'24"N
Longitude: -0.5321 / 0°31'55"W
OS Eastings: 501489
OS Northings: 203764
OS Grid: TL014037
Mapcode National: GBR G6X.Y0Q
Mapcode Global: VHFS4.QYK6
Entry Name: The Ryder Memorial
Listing Date: 15 April 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1100485
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157556
Location: Bovingdon, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP3
Civil Parish: Bovingdon
Built-Up Area: Bovingdon
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Bovingdon
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
BOVINGDON HIGH STREET
TL 0103 (South end)
10/29 The Ryder Memorial
Wellhouse. 1881. By W. White FSA for Ryder family. Timber frame on red
brick plinth with blue brick chamfered offsets. Steep pyramidal
shingled roof. A small 5-sided timber structure in Medieval style.
Moulded wooden corner piers with curved braces up to eaves - the whole
structure open, on an oak sill and chamfered brick plinth. Wooden
shingle pyramidal roof with wrought iron finial. Bears the following
inscription on wallplate: 'This house with its well dedicated to ye
beloved memory/of ye Honble Granville D Ryder, late of Westbrook Hay in
this Parish/he was born November 26th AD 1799/and died 24th November
1879/was raised by his relations for/the use and comfort of his friends/
the Villagers of Bovingdon April AD 1881/Let them remember ye waters/that
never fail S John IV 14'. The well itself has been covered over.
Listing NGR: TL0148903764
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