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Chest Tomb and 3 Headstones to Rail Family at 8 Metres South West of Church of St Laud, Mabe

Description: Chest Tomb and 3 Headstones to Rail Family at 8 Metres South West of Church of St Laud

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 66500

OS Grid Reference: SW7573832459
OS Grid Coordinates: 175738, 32459
Latitude/Longitude: 50.1497, -5.1405

Location: Mabe, Cornwall TR10 9JG

Locality: Mabe
County: Cornwall
Country: England
Postcode: TR10 9JG

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Listing Text


3/88 Chest tomb and 3 headstones to Rail
- family at from 8 metres south west
of Church of St laud

Chest tomb and 3 headstones. Early C19. Chest tomb to William Rail (late of
Helland), died 1866 aged 80 and Mary his wife died 1836 aged 41. Slate headstone
with shaped head at far left (south) to Samuel Rail, died 1838 aged 33 and wife Jane
died 1882 aged 74. Granite monolith headstone with inset slate oval (second from
left) to Ann Rail of Helland, died 1819 aged 69. Square-headed granite monolith
headstone with inset slate rectangle to Jami Rail, died 1808 aged 85. Chest tomb is
rectangular on plan, has dressed granite side, square-edged granite lid and inset
incised slate.

Listing NGR: SW7573832459

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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