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West Tomb at Approximately 2 Metres East of Chancel of Church of St Erth

A Grade II Listed Building in St Erth, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1646 / 50°9'52"N

Longitude: -5.4319 / 5°25'54"W

OS Eastings: 155003

OS Northings: 35032

OS Grid: SW550350

Mapcode National: GBR DXZ7.SSL

Mapcode Global: VH12T.S4R5

Entry Name: West Tomb at Approximately 2 Metres East of Chancel of Church of St Erth

Listing Date: 14 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70326

Location: St. Erth, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Erth

Built-Up Area: St Erth

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Erth

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST ERTH THE GREEN LANE, St Erth
SW 5435-5535
13/236 West tomb at approximately 2 metres
- east of Chancel of Church of
St Erth
GV II

Chest tomb and attached headstone. Circa 1860's. To the West family, including
William West died 1832 aged 80 and his wife Joanna. Dressed granite chest,
originally with iron railings over the base and incised limestone headstone with
quatrefoil to shaped cruciform head. Chest is rectangular on plan and has moulded
lid over shallow sides.
William West, a talented engineer, became son-in-law of John Harvey and was an
important influence in the family firm of Harvey and Co., working with Henry Harvey.


Listing NGR: SW5500535031

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