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Public Well on Corner of Back Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Camborne, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1939 / 50°11'38"N

Longitude: -5.2918 / 5°17'30"W

OS Eastings: 165148

OS Northings: 37843

OS Grid: SW651378

Mapcode National: GBR FX95.JT7

Mapcode Global: VH12Q.7D95

Entry Name: Public Well on Corner of Back Lane

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160125

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66647

Location: Camborne, Cornwall, TR14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Camborne

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Treslothan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 63 NE
8/99 Public well
on corner of back lane

Public well. Circa 1845, probably by George Wightwick of Plymouth for the
Pendarves estate. Set into stone "hedge", protecting a small rectangular
trough. Granite ashlar. Designed as a gabled porch, in Gothic style: square
columnar jambs mounted on the trough, with moulded feet and imposts,
moulded 2-centred arched head with hoodmould, steeply pitched gable with
large kneelers and rolled apex; in front of the trough a flat step
surrounded by remains of cobbles. History: part of small model village built
by E.W.W.Pendarves on site of former hamlet of Treslothan.

Listing NGR: SW6514837843

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