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Daymark at Sw368217

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Levan, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.0374 / 50°2'14"N

Longitude: -5.6767 / 5°40'36"W

OS Eastings: 136824

OS Northings: 21727

OS Grid: SW368217

Mapcode National: GBR DXCL.8JG

Mapcode Global: VH05T.KB96

Entry Name: Daymark at Sw368217

Listing Date: 15 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327520

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69751

Location: St. Levan, Cornwall, TR19

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Levan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Levan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST LEVAN PORTHGWARRA
SW 32 SE
7/201 Daymark at SW368217
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GV II
Daymark (landmark) to mark an alignment with the Runnel Stone Reef. Date plaque
1821. Painted stucco on rubble core with rubble base.
Plan: Round-on-plan structure over a square-edged plinth at the front and an
irregular rubble base at the rear. The daymark is a cone over a tapered shaft
standing on a rectangular plinth. Left-hand side of plinth is painted white, right-
hand side of plinth is black; the lower part of the shaft is white with black above.
Incised inscription to plaque at rear: THIS BEACON WAS ERECTED BY THE CORPORATION OF
TRINITY HOUSE OF DEPTFORD STRAND IN 1821.


Listing NGR: SW3682721726

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