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Medbury Chest Tombs East of Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Ludgvan, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1448 / 50°8'41"N

Longitude: -5.493 / 5°29'34"W

OS Eastings: 150537

OS Northings: 33032

OS Grid: SW505330

Mapcode National: GBR DXT9.GQ2

Mapcode Global: VH12S.QMYC

Entry Name: Medbury Chest Tombs East of Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70396

Location: Ludgvan, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Ludgvan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Ludgvan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

LUDGVAN LUDGVAN CHURCHTOWN
SW 53 SW
8/44 Medbury chest tombs east of Church
- of St Paul
GV II
2 chest tombs. Circa 1800. South chest to Richard John Medbury of Bowgheer, died
1799, also Richard John, son of Captain Richard John and Grandson of Thomas John died
1810 aged 11 relict of Captain Richard John died 1800 aged 55. North chest to John
Medbury Lieut. of Royal Invalids, Scilly, died 1800 aged 77; George John, son of
Captain Richard John of Marazion, died 1801, aged 4, and Margaret Medbury, died 1819
aged 71.
Both chests are granite ashlar with projecting square-edged lids with inscribed slate
inserts. Rectangular-on-plan.


Listing NGR: SW5053733032

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

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