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Thomas Headstone at Approximately 24 Metres South of Church of Saint Sithney

A Grade II Listed Building in Sithney, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1137 / 50°6'49"N

Longitude: -5.3072 / 5°18'26"W

OS Eastings: 163651

OS Northings: 28969

OS Grid: SW636289

Mapcode National: GBR FX8C.XDM

Mapcode Global: VH132.YDMQ

Entry Name: Thomas Headstone at Approximately 24 Metres South of Church of Saint Sithney

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142144

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65968

Location: Sithney, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Sithney

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Sithney

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


7/293 Thomas headstone at approximately
- 24 metres south of Church of Saint

Headstone. Early C19, to Francis Thomas, died 1837 aged 59. Dressed granite
monolith with shaped head with incised slate insert to the west side with round head to the middle.
Inscribed on the slate is the epitaph:
Our plays are as the grass
Or like the morning showr
If one sharp blast sweep o'er the field
It withers in the hour.

Listing NGR: SW6365128969

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