Lych Gate, Garden of Rest, Wribbenhall, Worcestershire, England
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes
N 52° 22.576 W 002° 18.626
30U E 546940 N 5803112
Quick Description: Lych gate at the entrance to a Garden of Rest in Wribbenhall
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 12/1/2020 4:27:35 AM
Waymark Code: WM13FHV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member rjmcdonough1
Views: 1

Long Description:
This is the lychgate at the graveyard of the former Christchuch, located nearby in Westbourne Street. The old graveyard has been turned into a Garden of Rest. It is built of wood supported by low stone side walls. The churchyard cross still stands in the centre of the garden. An adjacent house is still known as Lychgate Cottage.

Engraved into the crossbar of the gate is the following inscription :-
"This od churchyard was restored and made into a Garden of Rest by public subscription - 1949"
Year: Church established 1701, demolished 1878, restored 1949

Address:
Memorial Garden, Westbourne Street, Wribbenhall, Worcestershire


Link to Church or Cemetery: [Web Link]

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