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Galton Memorial About 11 Yards East of the Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Hadzor, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2611 / 52°15'39"N

Longitude: -2.1247 / 2°7'28"W

OS Eastings: 391584

OS Northings: 262554

OS Grid: SO915625

Mapcode National: GBR 1FH.9MV

Mapcode Global: VH92H.4F3H

Entry Name: Galton Memorial About 11 Yards East of the Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 4 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302084

English Heritage Legacy ID: 147715

Location: Hadzor, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR9

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Hadzor

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Hadzor with Oddingley and Tibberton

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

HADZOR CP
SO 96 SW
3/38 Galton memorial about
11 yards east of the
Church of St John the
Baptist
GV II
Vault. Mid-C19. Sandstone ashlar. Large square plan. Moulded plinth and
cornice; shallow pyramidal capping with central circular vent; sides have
panelled frieze, blind intersecting semi-circular headed arcading with impost
band continuing around each side and corner columns with acanthus-moulded
capitals now mostly worn away. On a small plaque on the south side is inscribed:
"THE/ FORMER VAULT/ OF/ HUBERT JOHN/ BARCLAY GALTON/ OF/ WARLEY, SALOP/ AND OF/
EWAN CAMERON/ GALTON/ OF/ EYNSHAM, OXON". The damaged chamfered sandstone ashlar
base of a former railed enclosure survives in part. A large monument which
dominates the small churchyard.


Listing NGR: SO9158462554

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