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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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Coordinates

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

SO 51 NE GOODRICH CP GOODRICH

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

GV II


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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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