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Latitude: 50.2176 / 50°13'3"N
Longitude: -5.1707 / 5°10'14"W
OS Eastings: 173901
OS Northings: 40099
OS Grid: SW739400
Mapcode National: GBR Z7.DDVF
Mapcode Global: FRA 081G.5CJ
Entry Name: 5 Chest Tombs from 3m South East of Church of Saint Wenappa
Listing Date: 3 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1136488
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63216
Location: Gwennap, Cornwall, TR16
Civil Parish: Gwennap
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Gwennap
Church of England Diocese: Truro
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5 chest tombs from 3m south east
of Church of Saint Wenappa
Group of chest tombs with indecipherable or hidden inscriptions. Circa late
C18/early C19. All with granite ashlar sides. 3 to south with granite lids. One to
north with slate lid and one to far north with lid missing or buried under soil
deposition. Each chest is rectangular on plan and orientated west to east. Second
and third chest from south each have central raised rectangular panel. All are very
overgrown with ivy.
Listing NGR: SW7390140099
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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