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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140044
English Heritage Legacy ID: 61247
Location: Callington, Cornwall, PL17
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
SX 36 NE CALLINGTON ST GERMANS ROAD,
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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