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Stocks in the Churchyard About 3 Metres North of North Transept of Church of St Carantoc

A Grade II Listed Building in Crantock, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4034 / 50°24'12"N

Longitude: -5.1107 / 5°6'38"W

OS Eastings: 179043

OS Northings: 60569

OS Grid: SW790605

Mapcode National: GBR Z9.NQNB

Mapcode Global: FRA 075Z.JRS

Plus Code: 9C2PCV3Q+8P

Entry Name: Stocks in the Churchyard About 3 Metres North of North Transept of Church of St Carantoc

Listing Date: 12 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327392

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71048

Location: Crantock, Cornwall, TR8

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Crantock

Built-Up Area: Crantock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Crantock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Stocks in the churchyard about 3 metres north of north transept of Church of St Carantoc

Stocks. Probably C17, set under C20 gabled roof on granite piers. The stocks are wooden, set in front of a carved wooden board, with a low relief carving of William Tinney, circa 1817, with a carved description of how he was the last man to be put in the stocks, and his escape The story was recorded in 1886 from a witness, Richard Chegwidden.

Listing NGR: SW7904460571

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