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Chest Tomb to Williams Family at 2 M North of Church of Saint Gerrans Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Gerrans, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1784 / 50°10'42"N

Longitude: -4.9809 / 4°58'51"W

OS Eastings: 187265

OS Northings: 35184

OS Grid: SW872351

Mapcode National: GBR ZL.1WBW

Mapcode Global: FRA 08GK.1BV

Entry Name: Chest Tomb to Williams Family at 2 M North of Church of Saint Gerrans Tower

Listing Date: 25 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141022

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63000

Location: Gerrans, Cornwall, TR2

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Gerrans

Built-Up Area: Gerrans

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Gerrans

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 83 NE GERRANS GERRANS

3/35 Chest tomb to Williams Family at
- 2 m north of Church of Saint
Gerrans tower
GV II

Chest tomb. Earliest decipherable date 1790. Lid inscription to Isaac Williams of Tregassa by Isbell of Truro. White limestone. Rectangular on plan. Slatestone rubble base, limestone slab originally to hold iron railings. Each side of chest has torus moulded plinth, reeded pilaster like corner piers flanking fielded panels, some with inscription and cavetto and torus moulded lid.


Listing NGR: SW8726535184

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