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Monument to John Gregory Pike in the General Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Derby, City of Derby

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Latitude: 52.9187 / 52°55'7"N

Longitude: -1.4933 / 1°29'35"W

OS Eastings: 434164

OS Northings: 335817

OS Grid: SK341358

Mapcode National: GBR PFH.R2

Mapcode Global: WHDGT.1W5V

Entry Name: Monument to John Gregory Pike in the General Cemetery

Listing Date: 8 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031541

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468980

Location: Derby, DE22

County: City of Derby

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Built-Up Area: Derby

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Derby St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

(South, off)
Monument to John Gregory Pike
In the General Cemetery


Monument. 1854. Ashlar. Standing on a two step square base, this octagonal monument has a chamfered plinth. Pointed arch arcade to each face with columns between and moulded capitals. Central face inscribed:- "In memory of JOHN GREGORY PIKE/ Born April 6th 1784/ Died September 4th 1854". Left face inscribed:- "Founder of the General Baptist Missionary Society/
Author of "Persuasiors to Early Piety" and other valuable works". Right face inscribed:- "Pastor of the church meeting in St Mary's Gate Chapel, forty four years". Above deep chamfered and moulded cornice and a tall octagonal spire with a single large lucarne to each face.

Listing NGR: SK3416435817

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