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Tin Boundary Stones at Sw 740420 Sw

A Grade II Listed Building in Gwennap, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2349 / 50°14'5"N

Longitude: -5.1706 / 5°10'14"W

OS Eastings: 173991

OS Northings: 42026

OS Grid: SW739420

Mapcode National: GBR Z7.C6X3

Mapcode Global: FRA 081D.RG0

Entry Name: Tin Boundary Stones at Sw 740420 Sw

Listing Date: 3 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136436

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63199

Location: Gwennap, Cornwall, TR16

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Gwennap

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Day

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 74 SW
4/101 Tin Boundary Stones at
- SW 740420 SW
Tin boundary stone, probably early C19, granite roughly dressed monolith
roughly square-on-plan with the Roman letter B incised to north side.
Lying nearby to west, uprooted, is similar stone with the letter P.
These boundary stones used to be numerous but later C20 remodelling of
the landscape has removed all but a few. Originally sited to mark
boundaries of mineral rights.

Listing NGR: SW7399142026

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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