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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE BAXTER MONUMENT

List entry Number: 1100091

Location

THE BAXTER MONUMENT, THE RINGWAY

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
WorcestershireWyre ForestDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Oct-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Jan-1980

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 156454

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Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

THE RINGWAY 1. 5250 (north-east side) The Baxter Monument (formerly listed under Bull Ring) SO 8276 1/6 20.10.52

II GV

2. 1875 by Sir Thomas Brock. A white marble standing figure of Richard Baxter on an Aberdeen granite pedestal. Baxter, the eminent Stuart Divine was curate, and later vicar, of Kidderminster 1641-1660. The statue was formerly in the Bull Ring. Inscription: "In a stormy and divided age he advocated unity and comprehension pointing the way to the everlasting rest."

Listing NGR: SO8299876878

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National Grid Reference: SO 82998 76878

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