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The Worcester Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Wyre Forest, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3856 / 52°23'8"N

Longitude: -2.2453 / 2°14'42"W

OS Eastings: 383404

OS Northings: 276426

OS Grid: SO834764

Mapcode National: GBR 1CS.H4J

Mapcode Global: VH91V.19CJ

Entry Name: The Worcester Cross

Listing Date: 17 January 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348611

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156464

Location: Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY10

County: Worcestershire

District: Wyre Forest

Town: Wyre Forest

Civil Parish: Kidderminster

Built-Up Area: Kidderminster

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Kidderminster East

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

WORCESTER CROSS
1.
5250 The Worcester Cross

SO 8376 1/93

II


2.
Designed by Meredith. Gothic canopied fountain of octagonal form with elevations
alternately gabled over clock faces. One elevation bears a crest. Gargoyle
ornaments. The lower part has open arches on octagonal granite columns with
drinking fountains to the sides and a door. Inscription 'This fountain was
presented to the town of Kidderminster by John Brinton October 21, 1876'.


Listing NGR: SO8340476426

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