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Group of 6 Hendy Chest Tombs 12m North of Church of Saint Corentin

A Grade II Listed Building in Cury, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.0464 / 50°2'47"N

Longitude: -5.245 / 5°14'42"W

OS Eastings: 167773

OS Northings: 21300

OS Grid: SW677213

Mapcode National: GBR Z2.GC8V

Mapcode Global: VH13J.13J7

Plus Code: 9C2P2QW3+HX

Entry Name: Group of 6 Hendy Chest Tombs 12m North of Church of Saint Corentin

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141757

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65180

Location: Cury, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Cury

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Cury with Gunwalloe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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3/21 Group of 6 Hendy chest tombs 12m
- north of Church of Saint Corentin


Group of 6 chest tombs. First date 1795 - last date 1868. To Hendy family. Incised
rectangular slate slabs over low stone chests.
Nos 1-6 from south to north:
No 1: Mary Ann Hendy, died 1826 aged 4 years.
Samuel Hendy, died 15th March 1827 aged 4 months.
Samuel P Hendy, died 13th Oct. 1828 aged 1 month.
All children of Gwills (qv) of this parish. Indecipherable epitaph.
No 2: Joseph Hendy, died 1800 aged 48.
Samuel, son of Joseph and Elizabeth Hendy, died 1818, aged 20.
No 3: William Hendy died 1795 aged 89.
Catherine, wife of John Rowe in parish of Gunwalloe, grand daughter, died 1868
aged 73.
No 4: Indecipherable.
No 5: William Hendy, died 1794 aged 47, and others.
No 6: -, widow of William Hendy, died 1795 aged 85.

Listing NGR: SW6777321300

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