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Foster Monument to South End of Merridale Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverhampton, City of Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.5781 / 52°34'41"N

Longitude: -2.1476 / 2°8'51"W

OS Eastings: 390097

OS Northings: 297819

OS Grid: SO900978

Mapcode National: GBR 18N.16

Mapcode Global: WHBFY.ZGJD

Plus Code: 9C4VHVH2+6X

Entry Name: Foster Monument to South End of Merridale Cemetery

Listing Date: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201820

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378432

ID on this website: 101201820

Location: Merridale, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV3

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Graiseley

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Central Wolverhampton

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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895-1/5/78 (East side)
Foster Monument to south end of
Merridale Cemetery


Monument to Joseph Foster (d.1861), Elizabeth Foster (d.1869)
and A.C.F.Gough (d.1892). 1860s. Ashlar. Based on the Choragic
monument to Lysicrates. Round plinth on 3 round steps has
laurel festoons; 6 Ionic columns, entablature and dome over
urn on plinth with inscription panels.

Listing NGR: SO9009797819

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