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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1267709
English Heritage Legacy ID: 68773
Location: Lesnewth, Cornwall, PL35
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
SX 19 SW
2/101 2 tombchests of Thomas Pearse et
alia and Thomas Pearse 18m to
north of Church of St Michael
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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