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Headstone of Mary Barre 8 Metres to South of South East Corner 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: -4.5692 / 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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61503

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

3/41 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

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

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