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Worcestershire

 

Place: Alvechurch, St Laurence

Location: Tower, wall over clock

Date: 1676

Source: CH

 

Place: Astley, St Peter

Location: Exterior - corbel (restored)

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Beckford, St John the Baptist

Location: Chancel arch - jamb, cat sideways (c12) Primitive centaur & tympanum with two crude donkeys

Date: C12th

Source: CH

 

Place: Bredon, St Giles

Location: Chancel south wall - coffin lid

Date: e. C14th

Source: CH

 

Place: Bromsgrove, St John the Baptist

Location: Exterior, side chapel (4); tombstone (3); nave under first beam; chancel, south wall

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Bromsgrove, All saints

Location: NE chapel - frieze

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Broome, St Peter

Location: Font

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Chaddesley Corbett

Location: East end; chancel

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Crowle, St John the Baptist

Location: Lectern

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Droitwich

Location: Lloyds Bank, lion mask

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Evesham, All Saints

Location: Roof - boss, mouth and eyes, painted

Date: ?

Source: CH

Verified by Colin Harris

 

Place: Evesham, St Lawrence

Location: lion head green man . The stone came originally from Evesham Abbey and was discovered in 1931 when cottages were demolished near the graveyard. It may have been part of a monument erected to Abbot Newbold, Abbot of Evesham 1491 – 1513.

Date: ?

Source: Colin Harris

 

Place: Evesham

Location: Boots, small heads, fruit in strips

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Hartlebury, Hartlebury Castle

Location: Great Hall - Base of cartouche on stone over-mantel to fireplace installed by Bishop Hough

Date: 1743

Sighting added by: Vanessa Piggott 

 

 

Place: Holt, St Martin

Location: North and south doorways - capitals; font, chancel arch and capitals; lectern; chair

Date: C 12th

Source: CH

Verified by Vanessa Piggott

 

Place: Leigh Sinton and St Eadburga

Location: Two green women giving birth to a green man on a tomb

Date: c. 1400

Source: CH

 

Place: Great Malvern Priory

Location: above window in North Aisle)

Date: C 15th

Source: CH

Verified by Vanessa Piggott & Jennie Miller & Gary Truss

 

Place: Malvern Registry Office

Location: Corbel

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Malvern Post Office

Location: Lead drainpipe

Date: ?

Source: CH

Verified by Vanessa Piggott

 

Place: Overbury, St Faith

Location: Nave and chancel - bench ends

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Pershore Abbey

Location: South transept - boss, crowned foliate head, Nave - bosses - one double headed , Chancel - bosses

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Ribbesford, St Leonard

Location: Doorway - capital (C12th); rood screen (C15th)

Date: C12th & 15th

Source: CH

 

Place: Riple, St Mary

Location: Chancel, near altar - corbel

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Rock, St Peter

Location: Chancel arch, North doorway - capitals

Date: C12th

Source: CH

 

Place: Rous Lench, St Peter

Location: South doorway - arch and capital (C12th)  Annexe - frieze, capital (3); Lady chapel - canopy (C19th)

Date: C12th & 19th

Source: CH

 

Place: Romsley, St Kenelms

Location: Tympanum and south wall exterior - serpents spewing coils (possible green man head above figure of St Kenelm)

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Severn Stoke, St Deny’s Church

Location: Multiple foliated faces as wooden roof bosses in the Lady Chapel

Date: possibly 15th C

Sighting added by Eleanor, Bruce and Arthur Eaton

 

Place: Trimpley, Holy Trinity

Location: Lectern

Date: C19th

Source: CH

 

Place: Worcester, Cathedral

Location: Transept - capital; nave and south aisle - bosses, cloister - bosses (17Z\ ); choir - misericords

North Aisle of the Nave, on the Wall Monument to Thomas and Anne Moore there are four Foliate Masks, one at the base of each column flanking the Monument. Dates 1633 (added by Vanessa Piggott)

Date: ?

Source: DH, CH, VAP

Verified by VAP, Jennie Miller & Gary Truss

 

Place: Worcester, St Andrew

Location: Tower ruin - 4 bosses

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Worcester, St Helen’s (now county records office)

Location: Font

Date: 19th Century

Source: COTGM

 

Place: Worcester, King Charles House (now restaurant)

Location: Many heads carved in wood on chimney breast

Date: 1634

Source: COTGM