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The Baxter Monument

A Grade II Listed Building in Kidderminster, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3897 / 52°23'22"N

Longitude: -2.2512 / 2°15'4"W

OS Eastings: 382998

OS Northings: 276878

OS Grid: SO829768

Mapcode National: GBR 1CS.1NN

Mapcode Global: VH91T.X6QF

Entry Name: The Baxter Monument

Listing Date: 20 October 1952

Last Amended: 17 January 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100091

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156454

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 Ismere

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

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


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

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

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