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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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Coordinates

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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Listing Text

SX 36 NE CALLINGTON ST GERMANS ROAD,

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

II

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
1832.
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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