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Headstone of Mary Deacon 2 Metres to North of West Tower of Church of St Ildierna

A Grade II Listed Building in Lansallos, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3358 / 50°20'8"N

Longitude: -4.5696 / 4°34'10"W

OS Eastings: 217230

OS Northings: 51591

OS Grid: SX172515

Mapcode National: GBR N9.X818

Mapcode Global: FRA 1894.ZGF

Entry Name: Headstone of Mary Deacon 2 Metres to North of West Tower of Church of St Ildierna

Listing Date: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140799

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61496

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

3/34 Headstone of Mary Deacon 2m to
- north of west tower of Church of
St Ildierna

Headstone. 1778. In memory of Mary, daughter of Richard and Mary Chapman and wife
of Joseph Deacon. Slate headstone with rounded corners. Inscribed with angels head
in roundel with finger pointing to hour glass and figure possibly depicting Cupid
blowing arrows towards a heart. Lower case lettering with serifs. Verse below
'My friends so Dear Lament not. For me in Vain
I was cut of as God did pleas'd
He cut me of all in my Prime
And left two Babbes here behind
Pray my Dear Friends of them take care
God will reward you never fear.'

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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