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Thomas Monument in the Churchyard About 40 Metres North of North Aisle of Church of St Nivet

A Grade II Listed Building in Lanivet, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4454 / 50°26'43"N

Longitude: -4.7625 / 4°45'44"W

OS Eastings: 203959

OS Northings: 64259

OS Grid: SX039642

Mapcode National: GBR N1.P6J0

Mapcode Global: FRA 07XW.8FB

Entry Name: Thomas Monument in the Churchyard About 40 Metres North of North Aisle of Church of St Nivet

Listing Date: 15 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143070

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67603

Location: Lanivet, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lanivet

Built-Up Area: Lanivet

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lanivet

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 06 SW
8/131 Thomas monument in the churchyard
- about 40 metres north of north
aisle of Church of St Nivet


Headstone. C18. Slate. Double segmental head, with 2 carved cherub's heads with
wings at the top. Incised border to the inscription panel. At the base is the
carved figure of a skeleton, with crowned head and 2 arms, one holding an hourglass
with the motto: tempus currat, and the other holding a dart with the motto: mors
veniet. Good lettering and valedictory quatrain to 2 sisters, Elizabeth Thomas, aged
2 and Joan Thomas, aged 10, who died in February and March 1782.

Listing NGR: SX0395964259

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