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Monument to Benet Mill and Christopher Bligh in the Churchyard of the Church of St Genesius, About 5 Metres South of the Church

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Gennys, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7445 / 50°44'40"N

Longitude: -4.6249 / 4°37'29"W

OS Eastings: 214902

OS Northings: 97161

OS Grid: SX149971

Mapcode National: GBR N6.2KTF

Mapcode Global: FRA 1763.N0Z

Entry Name: Monument to Benet Mill and Christopher Bligh in the Churchyard of the Church of St Genesius, About 5 Metres South of the Church

Listing Date: 12 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137524

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67251

Location: St. Gennys, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Gennys

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Gennys

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST GENNYS ST GENNYS
SX 19 NW
4/64 Monument to Benet Mill and
Christopher
Bligh in the churchyard of the
Church of St Genesius, about 5
metres south of the Church

II

Chest tomb. Late C16. Commemorating Benet Mill, died 1593 (q.v. Treworgie) and
Christopher Bligh, related to Captain Bligh of "The Bounty". Granite. Moulded
granite pilasters with recessed panels at sides. Inscribed granite lid.
Inscription in large rustic letters without serifs. Parnall, R - St Gennys Church,
Cornwall (1980)


Listing NGR: SX1490297161

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