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Latitude: 50.4547 / 50°27'16"N
Longitude: -4.9991 / 4°59'56"W
OS Eastings: 187208
OS Northings: 65949
OS Grid: SW872659
Mapcode National: GBR ZJ.5J2J
Mapcode Global: FRA 07FV.D9C
Entry Name: Lantern Cross Approximately 7 Metres North West of Church of St Mawgan
Listing Date: 12 December 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1115117
English Heritage Legacy ID: 351311
Location: Mawgan-in-Pydar, Cornwall, TR8
Civil Parish: Mawgan-in-Pydar
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Mawgan-in-Pydar
Church of England Diocese: Truro
The following building shall be added to the list:-
MAWGAN-IN-PYDAR ST MAWGAN
SW 86 NE
Lantern Cross approx. 7
1/10000 metres north west of
Church of St Mawgan
Lantern Cross. C15. Granite. Canopied cross head set on a
chamfered shaft and a slab. Four sides of head filled with
figures. These depict Annunciation scene to north, Bishop to
west, Trinity to South. Crocketted ogee arches to truncated
gable heads, with filled dowel holes indicating the sites of lost
pinnacles. A very fine surviving example of a Cornish lantern
cross, said by Langdon to be "the best in Cornwall".
A G Langdon, Old Cornish Crosses, Truro 1896, P426.
Listing NGR: SW8720965950
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