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Vivian Monument Approx. 4 Metres West of South Aisle of Church of St Martin and St Meriadocus

A Grade II Listed Building in Camborne, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2134 / 50°12'48"N

Longitude: -5.3022 / 5°18'7"W

OS Eastings: 164505

OS Northings: 40034

OS Grid: SW645400

Mapcode National: GBR FX93.S2Q

Mapcode Global: VH12J.1WTT

Entry Name: Vivian Monument Approx. 4 Metres West of South Aisle of Church of St Martin and St Meriadocus

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66587

Location: Camborne, Cornwall, TR14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Camborne

Built-Up Area: Camborne

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Camborne and Tuckinghill

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 64 SW
(south side)
Vivian monument approx. 4 metres
west of south aisle of Church of
St Martin and St Meriadocus
Tomb chest. Late C18. Commemorates various members of the Vivian
family, principally Mrs Alice Vivian (d.1787) and her eldest son James
Vivian (d.1782). Granite ashlar and white marble. Very large rectangular
base with raked surface, chest with moulded plinth, plain lid, 2 sunk
marble tablets in each side and one at each end: at the west end, a raised
coat of arms; on the north side to the right, the inscription:-
are deposited the Mortal Remains of
who departed this life
23 Septr AD 1787
Aged 73 Years
and to the left:-
Also of her eldest Son
late of Rosewarne in this Parish
HIGH SHERIFF of this County
in the year l772
who departed this Life 2d Nov.AD 1782
Aged 47 Years
Similar inscriptions to her second son the Revd. John Vivian (d.1801) at the
east end, and to John Vivian, barrister, (d.1817) and Mrs Alice Vivian
(d.1825) on the south side.

Listing NGR: SW6450540034

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