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Elgar's Grave, Approximately 20 Metres South of Church of St Wulstan

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Malvern, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0663 / 52°3'58"N

Longitude: -2.3358 / 2°20'8"W

OS Eastings: 377079

OS Northings: 240934

OS Grid: SO770409

Mapcode National: GBR 0G6.J8Y

Mapcode Global: VH93B.GBJ9

Entry Name: Elgar's Grave, Approximately 20 Metres South of Church of St Wulstan

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178469

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153299

Location: Little Malvern, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR14

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Little Malvern

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Little Malvern

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

LITTLE MALVERN CP A 449
SO 74 SE
2/158 Elgar's grave,
approximately 20 metres
south of Church of
St Wulstan
GV II

Tomb and headstone of Sir Edward Elgar (died 1934) and Lady Caroline Elgar
(died 1920). Sandstone. Headstone has rounded top, below which is carved
a small rampant lion with motto. Inscribed: "Pray for the Soul of Caroline
Alice Lady Elgar ... the dearly-beloved wife of Edward Elgar Kt. She died
... 1920. In memory also of the above named Edward Elgar. Born June 2nd
1857. Died February 23rd 1934". In front is a flat tomb of sandstone flags
inscribed: "Elgar".


Listing NGR: SO7707940934

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