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Latitude: 50.1189 / 50°7'8"N
Longitude: -5.5363 / 5°32'10"W
OS Eastings: 147302
OS Northings: 30307
OS Grid: SW473303
Mapcode National: GBR DXQC.DTZ
Mapcode Global: VH12Z.080N
Entry Name: Davy Monument
Listing Date: 29 July 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1143982
English Heritage Legacy ID: 69516
Location: Penzance, Cornwall, TR18
Civil Parish: Penzance
Built-Up Area: Penzance
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Penzance St Mary the Virgin with St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 4730 5/59A 29.7.50.
Monument. A statue of Sir Humphry Davy 1778-1829, President of Royal Society,
founder of Zoological Society, inventor of the Miner's Lamp and first agricultural
chemist. Stone statue, over life-size, on square plinth with cornice, surmounted
on rough granite base.
Listing NGR: SW4730130306
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