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Churchyard Cross 10 Metres to South of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Lesnewth, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6822 / 50°40'55"N

Longitude: -4.6474 / 4°38'50"W

OS Eastings: 213070

OS Northings: 90291

OS Grid: SX130902

Mapcode National: GBR N6.6621

Mapcode Global: FRA 1748.R80

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross 10 Metres to South of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 17 December 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327722

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68774

Location: Lesnewth, Cornwall, PL35

County: Cornwall

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

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Listing Text

LESNEWTH LESNEWTH
SX 19 SW
2/102 Churchyard cross to south of
Church of St Michael
17.12.62
GV II

Churchyard cross. Medieval. Granite. Wheel head cross with raised Maltese cross on
east side and defaced on west side. Granite shaft, recorded in C19 as modern.
The wheelhead was recovered from ground east of the churchyard in 1872 and restored.
Maclean suggests that the original shaft stands at Waterpit Down (qv Cross shaft 200m
to west of Hallwell Barton Bungalow, Forrabury and Minster).
Maclean, Sir J. Parochial and Family History of the Deanery of Trigg Minor in the
County of Cornwall. 1879.


Listing NGR: SX1307090291

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