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Headstone of Philadelphia Sleep 87 Metres to South East of Church of St Materiana

A Grade II Listed Building in Tintagel, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6625 / 50°39'45"N

Longitude: -4.7581 / 4°45'29"W

OS Eastings: 205171

OS Northings: 88393

OS Grid: SX051883

Mapcode National: GBR N1.7MLR

Mapcode Global: FRA 07XB.45F

Entry Name: Headstone of Philadelphia Sleep 87 Metres to South East of Church of St Materiana

Listing Date: 20 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223589

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419339

Location: Tintagel, Cornwall, PL34

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Tintagel

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Tintagel

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

TINTAGEL TINTAGEL
SX 08 NE
4/205 Headstone of Philadelphia Sleep 87
metres to southeast of Church of St
Materiana
GV II
Headstone. 1793. In memory of Philadelphia, wife of Walter Sleep of Northill.
Slate rectangular headstone inscribed in upper and lower case lettering with serifs.
Verse
Here lies a careful Loving Wife
A Tender Nursing Mother
A Neighbour free from brawls and strife
A Pattern for some others . .


Listing NGR: SX0517188393

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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