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Statue of Sir Rowland Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Kidderminster, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3869 / 52°23'12"N

Longitude: -2.2485 / 2°14'54"W

OS Eastings: 383186

OS Northings: 276564

OS Grid: SO831765

Mapcode National: GBR 1CS.8CS

Mapcode Global: VH91T.Z86L

Entry Name: Statue of Sir Rowland Hill

Listing Date: 17 January 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100054

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156460

Location: Kidderminster, 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

5250 Statue of Sir Rowland Hill
SO 8376 1/88


Circa 1881, by Sir Thomas Brock. Circular granite plinth with standing stone
statue. Inscribed 'Born at Kidderminster 1795 buried in Westminster Abbey
1879' and 'To his creative mind and patient energy the world is indebted for
the Penny Postage introduced 1840'.

Listing NGR: SO8318676564

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

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