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Statue of St Michael at Approximately 100 Metres East of the Downs

A Grade II Listed Building in Hayle, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1799 / 50°10'47"N

Longitude: -5.4235 / 5°25'24"W

OS Eastings: 155679

OS Northings: 36708

OS Grid: SW556367

Mapcode National: GBR DXZ6.JJ6

Mapcode Global: VH12M.YQ5Y

Entry Name: Statue of St Michael at Approximately 100 Metres East of the Downs

Listing Date: 14 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70271

Location: Hayle, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Hayle

Built-Up Area: Hayle

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Erth

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 5436-5536
12/185 Statue of St Michael
at approximately 100
metres east of the Downs

Statue of St Michael over a tall base. Erected 1934 in memory of Miss Frances
E Ellis. Freestone statue over a tall tapered dressed granite base. Memorial
inscription to front (north side) of base. The statue of St Michael is depicted
as an angel warrior-standing sword in hand over a slain beast.
Miss Ellis was a great benefactress who was dedicated to helping orphans and
the sick. In 1902 she extended her house (The Downs) so that it could be used
as a convent. This convent, named St Theresa's founded in 1913 (opened 1914),
St Michael's Hospital, built on land provided by Miss Ellis.
Source: Daughters of The Cross of Leige In Cornwall.

Listing NGR: SW5567936708

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