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Tombchest of J Lawers and Headstone of J Stephens, 7 Metres to North of North Aisle of Church of St Nonna

A Grade II Listed Building in Altarnun, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6048 / 50°36'17"N

Longitude: -4.5129 / 4°30'46"W

OS Eastings: 222279

OS Northings: 81353

OS Grid: SX222813

Mapcode National: GBR NC.CBLY

Mapcode Global: FRA 17FG.PNH

Entry Name: Tombchest of J Lawers and Headstone of J Stephens, 7 Metres to North of North Aisle of Church of St Nonna

Listing Date: 23 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138153

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68270

Location: Altarnun, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Altarnun

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Altarnon with Bolventor

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 28 SW
4/51 Tombchest of J Lawers and headstone
- of J Stephens, 7 metres to north of
north aisle of Church of St Nonna


Tombchest and headstone. 1745 and 1786.
Tombchest in memory of John Lawers who died in 1745 and son John (1754). Stone
rubble chest with rectangular slate lid. Inscribed in serifs, italics and script.
Marginal inscription. Central panel decorated with incised angel blowing trumpet and
verse below. Signed Christopher Clist.
4 metres to west, headstone of Jane, wife of John Stephens, 1786. Slate rectangular
headstone inscribed in upper and lower case lettering with serifs. Verse.

Listing NGR: SX2227981353

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

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