Worcestershire

On 29 Sep 1210 Mabel Marmion Baroness Burford died at Worcestershire.

On Dec 1642 John Talbot was imprisoned at Worcestershire.

Aldington

Beauchamp

Around 1305 Roger Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe was born to Walter Beauchamp and Alice Tosny at Beauchamp.

Around 1435 Elizabeth Stafford Baroness Beauchamp Powick was born to Humphrey Stafford and Eleanor Aylesbury at Beauchamp.

Besford

Around Sep 1417 William Clopton died at Besford.

Bewdley

Tickenhill Manor

Marriage of Arthur Tudor and Catherine of Aragon

On 14 Nov 1501 Arthur Prince of Wales and Catherine of Aragon were married at St Paul's Cathedral by Henry Deane Archbishop Canterbury assisted by William Warham Archbishop Canterbury and a further eighteen bishops.
Cecily York Viscountess Welles bore the train, Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset was Chief Answerer. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex and Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham attended.
Immediately after their marriage Arthur Prince of Wales and Catherine of Aragon resided at Tickenhill Manor for a month.
Thereafter they travelled to Ludlow.

Tickenhill Palace

Bordesley Abbey

In 1359 Elizabeth Beauchamp Baroness Astley died at Bordesley Abbey.

Bromsgrove

St John the Baptist Church

After 10 Sep 1549 John Talbot was buried at St John the Baptist Church.

Cokesey

Around 1452 Thomas Greville was born to John Greville at Cokesey.

Crome D'Abitot

St Mary Magdalene's Church

After 27 Oct 1661 Thomas Coventry 2nd Baron Coventry was buried at St Mary Magdalene's Church.

Defford

Around 1185 Geoffrey Despencer was born to Thomas Despencer and Recuara Harcourt at Defford.

Around 1206 Emma Harcourt was born to Richard Harcourt and Arabella Quincy at Defford.

In 1261 Adam Despencer was born to John Despencer at Defford.

Around 1263 William Despencer was born to John Despencer at Defford.

Around 1330 William Despencer died at Defford.

In 1349 Adam Despencer died at Defford.

Dudley

Around 1225 Margaret Somery Baroness Basset Drayton was born to Roger Somery 2nd Baron Dudley and Nicole Daubigny Baroness Dudley in Dudley.

On 18 Jun 1293 Margaret Somery Baroness Basset Drayton died in Dudley.

After 1460 William Willoughby died at Dudley.

Elmley

Elmley Castle

Around 1090 Walter Beauchamp was born to Hugh Beauchamp and Matilda Adeliza Taillebois at Elmley Castle.

Around 1105 William Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp was born to Walter Beauchamp and Emmeline Arbetot Urse at Elmley Castle.

Around 1140 Emma Beauchamp was born to William Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp and Bertha Braose Baroness Beauchamp at Elmley Castle.

In 1170 William Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp died at Elmley Castle.

In 1195 Walter Beauchamp was born to William Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp and Jeanne de Saint-Valéry Saint-Valéry Baroness Beauchamp at Elmley Castle.

Around 1197 William Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp died at Elmley Castle.

Around 1215 William Beauchamp was born to Walter Beauchamp and Joan Mortimer at Elmley Castle.

On 14 Apr 1236 Walter Beauchamp died at Elmley Castle.

Around 1243 Walter Beauchamp was born to William Beauchamp and Isabel Maudit at Elmley Castle.

Around 1251 Sybil Beauchamp was born to William Beauchamp and Isabel Maudit at Elmley Castle.

Before 15 Jan 1322 Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere sacked Elmley Castle.

On 19 Aug 1557 Francis Savage died at Elmley Castle.

Around 1623 Thomas Savage was born to Giles Savage and Katherine Dalston at Elmley Castle.

Around 1625 William Savage was born to Giles Savage and Katherine Dalston at Elmley Castle.

Around 1627 Giles Savage was born to Giles Savage and Katherine Dalston at Elmley Castle.

Around 1629 John Savage was born to Giles Savage and Katherine Dalston at Elmley Castle.

Around 1631 Mary Savage was born to Giles Savage and Katherine Dalston at Elmley Castle.

In 1631 John Savage died at Elmley Castle.

On 11 Jun 1674 Katherine Dalston died at Elmley Castle.

Walter Beauchamp and Emmeline Arbetot Urse were married. She, being the heir of her father, brought Elmley Castle into the possession of Walter Beauchamp. It remained the family seat until his descendant William Beauchamp 1215-1268 married Isabel Maudit by which Warwick Castle, Warwick, Warwickshire came in to the possession of the Beauchamp family.

Giles Savage died at Elmley Castle.

Mary Savage died at Elmley Castle.

St Mary the Virgin Church

In 1170 William Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church.

After 07 Aug 1616 William Savage was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church. Monument to William Savage, Giles Savage and Katherine Dalston. Alabaster table tomb. She holding a chrisom child probably representing stillborn, or died soon after birth.
At their feet two lions and what is described as a stag with an arrow through its neck.

After 1699. St Mary the Virgin Church. Monument to Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry. His remains lie in Crome D'Abitot church. The monument was created by his second wife but rejected by his son. She was, apparently, somewhat imaginative in describing her provenance to the point that the second Earl, son of the first Earl's first wife, refused to have the monument erected over his father's remains. High quality monument including a white marble figure of the Earl reclining on a deep chest in front of a lengthy inscription and under an arch crowned with armorial bearings. Large sub-figures flank the chest and the armorial bearings. Signed by William Stanton.

Evesham

On 23 Feb 1238 Hugh Despencer died at Evesham.

Evesham Abbey

After 23 Feb 1238 Hugh Despencer was buried at Evesham Abbey.

Frankley

On 28 Oct 1519 John Lyttleton was born at Frankley.

On 15 Feb 1590 John Lyttleton died at Frankley.

Grafton

In 1400 Humphrey Stafford was born to Humphrey Stafford and Elizabeth Burdett at Grafton.

Around 1426 Humphrey Stafford was born to Humphrey Stafford and Eleanor Aylesbury at Grafton.

Around 1426 Humphrey Stafford was born to Humphrey Stafford and Eleanor Aylesbury at Grafton.

In 1452 Gilbert Talbot was born to John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, 2nd Earl Waterford and Elizabeth Butler Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford at Grafton.

Around 1460 Joyce Stafford was born to Humphrey Stafford and Catherine Fray at Grafton.

Around 1471 Anne Stafford was born to Humphrey Stafford and Catherine Fray at Grafton.

In 1490 Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape and Anne Stafford were married at Grafton.

In 1541 John Talbot was born to Francis Talbot 5th Earl Shrewsbury, 5th Earl Waterford and Mary Dacre at Grafton.

Hampton Lovett

In 1298 Ralph Blount died at Hampton Lovett.

Hanley Castle

Before 15 Jan 1322 Bartholomew Badlesmere 1st Baron Badlesmere sacked Hanley Castle.

Inkberrow

Egioke Manor

Leek Wooton

Blacklow Hill

On 19 Jun 1312 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall was taken to Blacklow Hill where he was beheaded. Blacklow Hill being outside of the Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick 's lands. Gaveston's body was left where it lay eventually being recovered by Dominican friars who took it to Oxford [Execution of Piers Gaveston].

Madrefield

In 1542 Margaret Greville died at Madrefield.

Malvern

In 1290 Thomas Cantilupe Bishop Hereford had a dispute with Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford over hunting rights in Malvern.

On 07 Oct 1869 George Rice-Trevor 4th Baron Dynevor died at Malvern.

Great Malvern Priory

On 03 May 1834 Spencer Bulkeley Wynn 3rd Baron Newborough and Frances Maria De Winton Baroness Newborough were married at Great Malvern Priory. Frances Maria De Winton Baroness Newborough by marriage Baroness Newborough of Newborough in County Wexford (2C 1776).

Madresfield Court

On 12 May 1823 William Lygon 2nd Earl Beauchamp died at Madresfield Court.

Martley

In 1251 Geoffrey Despencer died at Martley.

Packington

On 24 Dec 1824 Heneage Finch 6th Earl Aylesford was born to Heneage Finch 5th Earl Aylesford and Augusta Sophia Greville Countess Aylesford at Packington.

Pershore

On Feb 1323 Isabel Beauchamp died at Pershore.

The Angel Hotel

On 05 Nov 1818 Edward Herbert 2nd Earl Powis was born to Edward Herbert 2nd Earl Powis and Lucy Graham Countess Powis at The Angel Hotel.

Powick

In 1365 William Beauchamp was born to Walter Beauchamp and Elizabeth Roches at Powick.

In 1409 John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Powick was born to William Beauchamp and Catherine Ufflet at Powick.

Around 1413 Margaret Ferrers Baroness Beauchamp Powick was born to Edmund Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Chartley and Helen Roche Baroness Ferrers Chartley in Powick.

On 08 May 1430 William Beauchamp died at Powick.

Around 1435 Richard Beauchamp 2nd Baron Beauchamp Powick was born to John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Powick and Margaret Ferrers Baroness Beauchamp Powick at Powick.

On 09 Apr 1475 John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Powick died at Powick.

Rock

Around 1270 Walter Blount was born to William Blount and Isabel Beauchamp at Rock.

In 1316 Walter Blount died at Rock.

In 1390 Thomas Blount was born to Walter Blount and Sancha Toledo at Rock.

In 1421 Humphrey Blount was born to John Blount and Alice Bere at Rock.

Around 1450 John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy was born to Walter Blount 1st Baron Mountjoy and Helena Byron Baroness Mountjoy at Rock.

Rouse Lench

Rouse Lench Court

Salwarpe

On 28 Jan 1382 Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick was born to Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick and Margaret Ferrers Countess Warwick at Salwarpe.

In 1549 John Talbot was born to John Talbot and Elizabeth Wrottesley at Salwarpe.

In 1577 John Talbot was born to John Talbot and Olive Stapleton at Salwarpe.

Salwarpe Manor

On 05 Sep 1577 Sharington Talbot was born to John Talbot and Olive Stapleton in Salwarpe Manor.

Sodington

In 1298 John Blount was born to Walter Blount and Joanna Sodington at Sodington.

After 1345 John Blount was born to John Blount and Isolde Mountjoy at Sodington.

In 1438 John Blount was born to John Blount at Sodington.

Around 1464 Peter Blount was born to John Blount at Sodington.

In 1496 Thomas Blount was born to Peter Blount at Sodington.

Strensham

In 1340 John Russell was born at Strensham.

Tardebigge

St Bartholomew's Church

On 10 Jun 1701 Thomas Cookes 2nd Baronet Courten Aldington was buried in St Bartholomew's Church.

Windsor-Clive Family Plot

After 20 Jul 1833 Other Archer Windsor 6th Earl Plymouth was buried at Windsor-Clive Family Plot.

In 1908 Robert Windsor-Clive was buried at Windsor-Clive Family Plot.

After 06 Mar 1923 Robert George Windsor-Clive 1st Earl Plymouth was buried at Windsor-Clive Family Plot.

On Aug 1944 Alberta Victoria Sarah Caroline Paget Countess Plymouth was buried at Windsor-Clive Family Plot.

Tenbury

In 1215 John Botreaux died at Tenbury.

In 1215 Hawise Botreaux was born to John Botreaux and Hawise Newmarche at Tenbury.

Around 1215 Roger Clifford was born to Roger Clifford and Sybil Ewyas at Tenbury.

In 1264 Hawise Newmarche died at Tenbury.

On Apr 1301 Hawise Botreaux died at Tenbury.

Timberlake

In 1316 William Blount died at Timberlake.

Worcester

On 30 Mar 1290 Joyce Zouche died at Worcester.

On 27 Jan 1466 Elizabeth Stafford Baroness Beauchamp Powick died at Worcester.

Around 1520 Nicholas Bullingham Bishop Lincoln was born in Worcester.

Battle of Worcester

On 03 Sep 1651 at the Battle of Worcester Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland Oliver Cromwell Lord Protector commanded the Parliamentary army with Charles Howard 1st Earl Carlisle. In the Royalist army Francis Talbot 11th Earl Shrewsbury, 11th Earl Waterford, Thomas Blagge and Archibald Campbell 9th Earl Argyll fought. Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland was captured. Giles Strangeways provided 300 gold pieces to Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland following his defeat. .

On 16 May 1710 William Talbot 1st Earl Talbot was born to Charles Talbot 1st Baron Talbot and Cecil Mathew Baroness Talbot at Worcester.

On 23 Mar 1795 St Andrew St John died at Worcester.

Friars Manor

Around 17 Apr 1301 Maud Fitzjohn Countess Warwick was buried at Friars Manor.

Powick Bridge

Battle of Powick Bridge

On 23 Sep 1642 Maurice Palatinate-Simmern was wounded at Powick Bridge during the Battle of Powick Bridge.

Worcester Cathedral

After 19 Oct 1216 John "Lackland" I King England was buried in the Chancel of Worcester Cathedral. His monument in the place of honour in the Choir in front of the High Altar. Sides decorated with the Three Lions of England. The Purbeck Marble effigy is the earliest of a King in England. Unusually carved to be life-like. Unsheathed sword at his side; his sword was found in the tomb when it was opened in 1529. His head supported by St Oswald and St Wulfstan, the two patron saints of Worcester. The base constructed in the 16th Century. The tomb was opened again on Monday 17 Jul 1797 at the instigation of Valentine Green (1739–1813). Inside the tomb chest, a stone coffin was discovered, containing the royal remains.

On 26 Sep 1266 Nicholas Ely Bishop Worcester, Bishop Winchester was enthroned Bishop Worcester at Worcester Cathedral.

On 02 Mar 1268 Nicholas Ely Bishop Worcester, Bishop Winchester was translated to be Bishop Winchester at Worcester Cathedral by Pope Clement IV.

On 13 Oct 1278 Llewellyn "Last" Aberffraw and Eleanor Montfort were married at Worcester Cathedral.

After 07 Apr 1287 Robert Mortimer-Woodham 2nd Baron Mortimer Burford was buried at Worcester Cathedral.

After 30 Mar 1290 Joyce Zouche was buried at Worcester Cathedral.

On 04 Feb 1302 Godfrey Giffard Bishop Worcester was buried by John Monmouth Bishop Llandaff at Worcester Cathedral.

On 20 Jul 1304 Hugh Mortimer-Woodham 3rd Baron Mortimer Burford poisoned by his wife? at Worcester Cathedral.

After 20 Jul 1304 Hugh Mortimer-Woodham 3rd Baron Mortimer Burford was buried at Worcester Cathedral.

After 09 Apr 1475 John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Powick was buried at Worcester Cathedral.

After 29 Jan 1487 Margaret Ferrers Baroness Beauchamp Powick was buried at Worcester Cathedral.

On 23 Apr 1502 Arthur's body was transported from Ludlow to Worcester Cathedral via the River Servern "in a "special wagon upholstered in black and drawn by six horses, also caparisoned in black. ".

Around 1521 Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth was buried at Worcester Cathedral.

In 1576 Nicholas Bullingham Bishop Lincoln was buried in Worcester Cathedral.

After 1820. Monument to Charlotte Elizabeth Digby. Sculpted by Francis Leggatt Chantrey. Worcester Cathedral.

General Interior of Worcester Cathedral.

Death of Prince Arthur

On 25 Apr 1502. Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was buried in the Chantry Chapel of Prince Arthur in Worcester Cathedral.
William Smyth Bishop Lincoln presided.
George Grey 2nd Earl Kent and George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford received Arthur's Coat of Arms, Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent received Arthur's shield, John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis received Arthur's sword, pommel forwards. Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth carried Prince Arthur's banner.
Gerald Fitzgerald 9th Earl Kildare rode Arthur's courser as the Man at Arms, in Arthur's full armour, carrying Arthur's poleaxe, pointed down, through the Nave to the Altar where he was stripped of Arthur's clothes.
The Chapel is to the right of the High Altar in the Chancel. It is decorated with heraldic carvings symbolising the houses of York, Lancaster, Beaufort and Catherine of Aragon’s Pomegranite. His Purbeck marble tomb chest is decorated with the arms of England. Heis buried beneath the cathedral’s floor several feet away from the tomb that visitors can see.

Chancel

Chantry Chapel of Prince Arthur

Yardley