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Harper Monument Approximately 10 Metres South-East of Chancel of Church of St Giles

A Grade II Listed Building in Goodrich, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 51.8683 / 51°52'5"N

Longitude: -2.6225 / 2°37'20"W

OS Eastings: 357237

OS Northings: 219036

OS Grid: SO572190

Mapcode National: GBR FQ.SD3T

Mapcode Global: VH86P.H9GM

Entry Name: Harper Monument Approximately 10 Metres South-East of Chancel of Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 3 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153824

Location: Goodrich, County of Herefordshire, HR9

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Goodrich

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Goodrich and Welsh Bicknor

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


6/32 Harper monument approximately
10 m south-east of chancel
of Church of St Giles


Chest tomb. Early C19. Ashlar. Moulded plinth and raised capping, tapering
sides, plain fielded inscription panels. One commemorates John Harper, aged
5 months, died 1818. "The cup of life just with his lips he prest/ Found
the tast bitter and refused the rest/ Averse then turning from the face of day/
He softly sigh'd his little soul away".

Listing NGR: SO5723719036

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