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Richards Monument in the Churchyard About 10 Metres South of South Aisle of Church of St Mewan

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Mewan, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3324 / 50°19'56"N

Longitude: -4.8139 / 4°48'50"W

OS Eastings: 199834

OS Northings: 51837

OS Grid: SW998518

Mapcode National: GBR ZW.04V5

Mapcode Global: FRA 08T5.0DL

Entry Name: Richards Monument in the Churchyard About 10 Metres South of South Aisle of Church of St Mewan

Listing Date: 20 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71437

Location: St. Mewan, Cornwall, PL26

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Mewan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mewan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 95 SE
4/97 Richards monument in the churchyard
- about 10 metres south of south
aisle of Church of St Mewan


Headstone. Early C19. Slate. Headstone with stepped nowy head, with good lettering
and unusual verses:
"The language of his mind was
Oh that my words were now written oh
That they were printed in a book...."
To Samuel Richards, 1811.

Listing NGR: SW9983451837

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

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