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Cross 2.3 Metres to South of South Porch of Church of Lanteglos by Fowey

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lanteglos, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3342 / 50°20'3"N

Longitude: -4.6083 / 4°36'29"W

OS Eastings: 214474

OS Northings: 51510

OS Grid: SX144515

Mapcode National: GBR N7.XB41

Mapcode Global: FRA 1874.VYB

Entry Name: Cross 2.3 Metres to South of South Porch of Church of Lanteglos by Fowey

Listing Date: 21 August 1964

Last Amended: 30 April 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140332

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60552

Location: Lanteglos, Cornwall, PL23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lanteglos

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lanteglos-by-Fowey

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


8/50 Cross, 2.3 metres to south
of south porch of Church of
21/8/64 Lanteglos-by-Fowey
(previously listed as
Churchyard Cross)


Churchyard cross, circa C13. Granite octagonal shaft of about 2.4 metres in
height tapering towards top and decorated with carved foliage and blind tracery on alternate faces. Surmounted by lantern, square in plan with gabled top and rounded pinnacled corners. Carved recessed arched panels depicting the cruxifixion, the Virgin and Child and figures possibly St Peter and St Paul.
Discovered in 1838 in a trench at the west end of the Church and re-erected on
a millstone base in the churchyard. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.
N A Ackland and R M Druce Lanteglos by Fowey with Polruan and Bodinnick 1978

Listing NGR: SX1447451510

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