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Cross Head in Churchyard South South East of Church of St Constantine

A Grade II Listed Building in Constantine, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.118 / 50°7'4"N

Longitude: -5.175 / 5°10'30"W

OS Eastings: 173122

OS Northings: 29045

OS Grid: SW731290

Mapcode National: GBR Z6.8RQJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 081P.XC1

Entry Name: Cross Head in Churchyard South South East of Church of St Constantine

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142107

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66074

Location: Constantine, Cornwall, TR11

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Constantine

Built-Up Area: Constantine

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Constantine

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 72 NW CONSTANTINE CHURCH SQUARE, Constantine

8/88 Cross head in churchyard south
- south east of Church of St
Constantine

GV II


Cross head. Probably pre-Conquest. Granite monolith. The circular head and only a
short section of the shaft survive fixed into the ground without a base. The head
has a Greek or Maltese cross in relief on the front and possibly a similar but
recessed cross on the back. The origin of the cross in not known.
Source: A.G. Langdon. Old Cornish Crosses. page 47.
Charles Henderson. A History of the Parish of Constantine in Cornwall. Page 23.


Listing NGR: SW7312229045

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