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2 Tombchests of William Gardell and John Marten 1-3.5 Metres to South of Nave to West of South Porch of Church of St Julitta

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Juliot, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6904 / 50°41'25"N

Longitude: -4.6504 / 4°39'1"W

OS Eastings: 212893

OS Northings: 91215

OS Grid: SX128912

Mapcode National: GBR N5.5Z5J

Mapcode Global: FRA 1747.XTR

Entry Name: 2 Tombchests of William Gardell and John Marten 1-3.5 Metres to South of Nave to West of South Porch of Church of St Julitta

Listing Date: 20 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222949

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68797

Location: St. Juliot, Cornwall, PL35

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Juliot

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Otterham, Saint Juliot and Lesnewth

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST JULIOT
SX 19 SW
2/125 2 tombchests of William Gardell
and John Marten 1-3.5m to south of
of nave, to west of south porch of
Church of St Julitta
GV II
2 tombchests. Circa 1760 and 1821. Tombchest of John Marten who died in 1657; slate
stone rubble chest with rectangular slate lid broken into 2 parts. Marginal
inscription and verse in central panel, both in Gothic lettering.
Inscribed floral pattern. Signed C. Luxon October 1760.
Tombchest of William Gardell of Lower St Columb who died at Trevill in 1821. Stone
chest with rectangular slate Lid.
Inscribed in upper and lower case lettering with serifs. Verse;
This humble grave tho' no proud structure grace,
Yet truth and goodness sanctify the place:
Yet blameless virtue, that adorned thy bloom,
Lamented youth now weeps upon thy tomb .....


Listing NGR: SX1289391215

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