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2 Tombchests of Thomas Pearse Et Alia and Thomas Pearse 18 Metres to North of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Lesnewth, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6825 / 50°40'56"N

Longitude: -4.6473 / 4°38'50"W

OS Eastings: 213078

OS Northings: 90324

OS Grid: SX130903

Mapcode National: GBR N6.6630

Mapcode Global: FRA 1748.R8Z

Entry Name: 2 Tombchests of Thomas Pearse Et Alia and Thomas Pearse 18 Metres to North of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 20 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68773

Location: Lesnewth, Cornwall, PL35

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lesnewth

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

LESNEWTH LESNEWTH
SX 19 SW
2/101 2 tombchests of Thomas Pearse et
alia and Thomas Pearse 18m to
north of Church of St Michael
GV II
Two tombchests. 1715 and 1789. Tombchest of Thomas Pearse of Holwell who died in
1715; Mary his wife, daughter of Degory Bettenson of Griles (gv Tregrylls) who died
in 1693; Richard Pearse their son (1720); Joan daughter of Hender Pearce and Joan
his wife (1740). Slate stone rubble chest with slate lid. Inscribed in upper and
lower case lettering of fine quality.
Tombchest of Thomas Pearse of Holwill in Davidstow, Gent, who died in 1789.
Inscrption also commemorating Mary Pearse (1753) and Hender Pearse (1762) who buried
nearby. Slate stone rubble chest with slate lid.


Listing NGR: SX1307890324

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