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Latitude: 50.3357 / 50°20'8"N
Longitude: -4.5692 / 4°34'9"W
OS Eastings: 217259
OS Northings: 51578
OS Grid: SX172515
Mapcode National: GBR N9.X84L
Mapcode Global: FRA 1894.ZNX
Entry Name: Headstone of Mary Barre 8 Metres to South of South East Corner of South Aisle of Church of St Ildierna
Listing Date: 26 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140760
English Heritage Legacy ID: 61503
Location: Polperro, Cornwall, PL13
Civil Parish: Polperro
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Lansallos
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 15 SE
3/41 Headstone of Mary Barre 8m to south
of south east corner of south aisle
of Church of St Ildierna
Headstone. 1779. In memory of Mary, wife of John Barre. Slate headstone with
round-head. Inscribed with 'MEMENTO MORI' above angels head with 2 doves below.
Hourglass and figure blowing arrows at heart. Well engraved with inscription in
lower case lettering with serifs. 2 verses below first verse.
'Why do we mourn departing Friends
Or Make at Death's Alarms ?
Tis but the voice that Jesus sends
To call us to his Arms'.
Listing NGR: SX1725951578
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