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Latitude: 50.2087 / 50°12'31"N
Longitude: -5.1137 / 5°6'49"W
OS Eastings: 177925
OS Northings: 38940
OS Grid: SW779389
Mapcode National: GBR ZB.1XJK
Mapcode Global: FRA 085G.X57
Entry Name: Chest Tombs at Approx 3-5m North of Church of Saint Piran
Listing Date: 12 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160885
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63590
Location: Perranarworthal, Cornwall, TR3
Civil Parish: Perranarworthal
Built-Up Area: Perranwell
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Stithians
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 73 NE PERRANARWORTHAL CHURCH LANE,Perranarworthal
3/322 Chest tombs at approx 3-5m north of
Church of Saint Piran
Group of 5 chest tombs and 1 headstone.
1789 to John Lugg, died aged 33. Incised slate slab on brick base.
1789 to Nicholas Lean, died aged 58. Incised slate slab at ground level.
1800 to John Henwood. Incised slate slab on brick base.
1808 to John Lugg. Incised slate slab on granite ashlar base.
1839 to David Scott, died aged 66. Panelled granite sides, coved cornice to granite lid, with small incised slate insert towards west end.
Headstone 1845 to Jennifer Lugg, died aged 70. White limestone monolith. Moulded
border to east face enclosing panelled chest with cornice, obelisk shaped panel over
enclosing incised inscription and all surmounted by triangular pediment.
Listing NGR: SW7792538940
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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