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Chest Tombs at Approximately 1 Metre East of Chancel of Church of St Breca

A Grade II Listed Building in Breage, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1085 / 50°6'30"N

Longitude: -5.3317 / 5°19'54"W

OS Eastings: 161873

OS Northings: 28469

OS Grid: SW618284

Mapcode National: GBR FX6D.BKH

Mapcode Global: VH132.JJPQ

Plus Code: 9C2P4M59+98

Entry Name: Chest Tombs at Approximately 1 Metre East of Chancel of Church of St Breca

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65732

Location: Breage, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Breage

Built-Up Area: Breage

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Breage with Godolphin and Ashton

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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7/34 Chest tombs at approx 1m east of
chancel of Church of St Breaca


Group of 3 chest tombs. Late C18 or early C19. The chests are arranged close
together with their sides parallel and orientated east-west; no inscriptions
decipherable. The south chest has coursed granite sides, moulded granite lid and broken inscribed limestone slab over.The middle chest has dressed granite slab sides and inscribed slate slab set between.The north chest is double with dressed granite monolith sides and round-headed ends joined by iron staples.

Listing NGR: SW6187328469

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