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

A Grade II Listed Building in Ribbesford, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3639 / 52°21'49"N

Longitude: -2.3161 / 2°18'57"W

OS Eastings: 378572

OS Northings: 274024

OS Grid: SO785740

Mapcode National: GBR 0BK.WSJ

Mapcode Global: VH91S.SVY7

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

Listing Date: 27 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1329926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156946

Location: Ribbesford, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY12

County: Worcestershire

District: Wyre Forest

Civil Parish: Ribbesford

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Ribbesford with Bewdley and Dowles etc

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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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

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