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7 Headstones Against East Wall of South Aisle of Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Ludgvan, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1447 / 50°8'41"N

Longitude: -5.4931 / 5°29'35"W

OS Eastings: 150530

OS Northings: 33027

OS Grid: SW505330

Mapcode National: GBR DXT9.GMW

Mapcode Global: VH12S.QMWF

Entry Name: 7 Headstones Against East Wall of South Aisle of Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70390

Location: Ludgvan, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Ludgvan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Ludgvan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

LUDGVAN LUDGVAN CHURCHTOWN
SW 53 SW
8/38 7 headstones against east wall of
- south aisle of Church of St Paul
GV II
7 headstones. 6 of them C18, one to the Davy family circa 1860. Granite or elvan
monoliths, round or square headed.
The 3 on the left (south) have inscriptions within shields.
Left stone : RD, died 1338 aged 73 and RP, died 1767 aged 25.
Second from left : WD, died 1754 aged 44.
Third from left : JOAN THE WIFE OF -D and CD died 1769 aged 29.
Fourth and fifth from-left are indecipherable.
Sixth from left : H DAW died 1748 aged 38 and HD.
The right hand stone is elvan and inscribed to : R Davey, G Davey and Catherine Davy
died 1860 aged 79. All related to Sir Humphrey Davy, the inventor of the miners'
safety lamp.


Listing NGR: SW5053033027

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