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Borough Stone 10 Metres East of Chyvarhas Residential Home

A Grade II Listed Building in Callington, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5016 / 50°30'5"N

Longitude: -4.3134 / 4°18'48"W

OS Eastings: 236039

OS Northings: 69428

OS Grid: SX360694

Mapcode National: GBR NN.KMXF

Mapcode Global: FRA 17VQ.WYV

Entry Name: Borough Stone 10 Metres East of Chyvarhas Residential Home

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140044

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61247

Location: Callington, Cornwall, PL17

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Callington

Built-Up Area: Callington

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Callington

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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8/46 Borough Stone 10 m east of
Chyvarhas residential home


Borough Stone to mark the southern bounds of the Borough of Callington. Circa C18.
Granite post, rectangular in plan, with rounded head, set in a rubblestone wall.
Inscribed in upper case, serif lettering 'BOROUGH' with 2 horizontal parallel lines
above. Probably further 2 lines below ground floor.
Callington was created a parliamentary borough in 1584 but lost borough status in
QV borough stones in Haye Road, Launceston Road and Tavistock Road, Callington.
Shelia Lightbody The Book of Callington 1982

Listing NGR: SX3603969428

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