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Group of 10 Tombchests 6 Metres to West of Church of St Werburgha

A Grade II Listed Building in Warbstow, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.685 / 50°41'5"N

Longitude: -4.5421 / 4°32'31"W

OS Eastings: 220516

OS Northings: 90340

OS Grid: SX205903

Mapcode National: GBR NB.634B

Mapcode Global: FRA 17C8.J7W

Entry Name: Group of 10 Tombchests 6 Metres to West of Church of St Werburgha

Listing Date: 11 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161538

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68138

Location: Warbstow, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Warbstow

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Jacobstow

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 29 SW
3/251 Group of 10 tombchests 6 metres to
- west of Church of St Werburgha


Group of ten tombchests. 1735,1754,1790,1794,1800,1801,1809,1818 and 1826.
Group of tombchest of stone rubble with rectangular slate lids.
Tombchest of Robert Gillard, Yoeman who died in 1735, Joan his wife (1746) and son
Thomas (1769). Decorated with angel's head.
Tombchest of Henry Huthnance Gillard, Yeoman who died in 1809 and Margery his wife
(1779). Verse.
Tombchest of Robert, son of Thomas Gillard, Yeoman and wife Joan (1794) from
Trevilian. Well carved lid decorated with angels head and verse. -
Tombchest of Thomas, son of Thomas Gillard, Yeoman and wife Joan (1801) from
Trevilian. Well carved lid.
Tombchest of John Grigg, Yeoman (1754), Elizabeth wife (1751) and Richard their son
(1784) and his wife (1796).
Tombchest of Elizabeth, wife of Peter Grigg (1826).
Tombchest of Peter Grigg, Yeoman (1790).
Tombchest of John Grigg, Yeoman, Circa late C18.
Tombchest of John Ridgeman (1800) of Tremaine and wife Mary (1830).
Tombchest of John Ridgeman (1818).
The slate lids are inscribed in upper and lower case lettering with serifs.

Listing NGR: SX2051690340

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