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2 Tombchests of Henry Burdon Et Alia and Henry and Jane Burdon 15 Metres to North West of Tower of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Lesnewth, Boscastle, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6825 / 50°40'56"N

Longitude: -4.6477 / 4°38'51"W

OS Eastings: 213053

OS Northings: 90325

OS Grid: SX130903

Mapcode National: GBR N6.660T

Mapcode Global: FRA 1748.R4L

Plus Code: 9C2QM9J2+XW

Entry Name: 2 Tombchests of Henry Burdon Et Alia and Henry and Jane Burdon 15 Metres to North West of Tower of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 20 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143452

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68772

Location: Lesnewth, Cornwall, PL35

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lesnewth

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Otterham, Saint Juliot and Lesnewth

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


2/100 2 tombchest of Henry Burdon et
alia and Henry and Jane Burdon 15m
to north west of tower of Church of
St Michael
Two tombchests. 1783 and 1874. Tombchest built by Gard and Sons, erected in memory
of Henry Burdon (1783), wife Catherine(1802), daughter Grace (1761), son Henry
(1792), son William (1826) and William's wife Christian (1852). Slate stone rubble
chest with thick slate lid. Signed 'Gard and Sons, Boscastle.'
To south, tombchest of Henry Burdon, died 1874 and wife Jane. Brick chest with slate
lid and wrought iron railings with fleur-de-lys finials.

Listing NGR: SX1305390325

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

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