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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1327520
English Heritage Legacy ID: 69751
Location: St. Levan, Cornwall, TR19
Civil Parish: St. Levan
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Levan
Church of England Diocese: Truro
ST LEVAN PORTHGWARRA
SW 32 SE
7/201 Daymark at SW368217
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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