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Cholwill Chest Tomb and 2 Other Chest Tombs About 5 Metres South East of the Church of St Morwenna

A Grade II Listed Building in Morwenstow, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.9092 / 50°54'33"N

Longitude: -4.5543 / 4°33'15"W

OS Eastings: 220517

OS Northings: 115302

OS Grid: SS205153

Mapcode National: GBR K2.R02B

Mapcode Global: FRA 16BP.ZF6

Entry Name: Cholwill Chest Tomb and 2 Other Chest Tombs About 5 Metres South East of the Church of St Morwenna

Listing Date: 9 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64907

Location: Morwenstow, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Morwenstow

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Morwenstow

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


1/102 Cholwill Chest Tomb and 2 other
- chest tombs about 5 metres south-
east of the Church of St Morwenna

3 chest tombs. Late C18. Brick and freestone, slate lids. Southernmost tomb of
the group brick with inscribed slate lid commemorating Thomas Cholwill, died 1757.
Similar tomb to the north east of the Cholwill tomb has illegible inscription.
Westernmost tomb of the group freestone ashlar with slate lid, inscription

Listing NGR: SS2050415304

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

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