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Headstone of Mary and Anne Pearce 7 Metres to South of South Aisle of Church of St Ildierna

A Grade II Listed Building in Lansallos, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3357 / 50°20'8"N

Longitude: -4.5693 / 4°34'9"W

OS Eastings: 217256

OS Northings: 51578

OS Grid: SX172515

Mapcode National: GBR N9.X84L

Mapcode Global: FRA 1894.ZMM

Entry Name: Headstone of Mary and Anne Pearce 7 Metres to South of South Aisle of Church of St Ildierna

Listing Date: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61501

Location: Polperro, Cornwall, PL13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Polperro

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lansallos

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 15 SE

3/39 Headstone of Mary and Anne Pearce
7m to south of south aisle of
Church of St Ildierna


Headstone. 1763-1778. In memory of Mary (died 1763) and Anne (died 1778), wives of
John Pearce. Slate headstone with rounded corners. Decorated with incised angels
head, heart and hourglass. Inscription with lower case lettering with serifs. Verse
'With fervent Zeal we daily pray'd
Unto the Lord on high
Who of his goodness sent we aid
And heard our mournful cry'.

Listing NGR: SX1728851648

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

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