LANTERN CROSS APPROXIMATELY 7 METRES NORTH WEST OF CHURCH OF ST MAWGAN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1115117

Date first listed: 12-Dec-1991

Statutory Address: LANTERN CROSS APPROXIMATELY 7 METRES NORTH WEST OF CHURCH OF ST MAWGAN

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Location

Statutory Address: LANTERN CROSS APPROXIMATELY 7 METRES NORTH WEST OF CHURCH OF ST MAWGAN

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Mawgan-in-Pydar

National Grid Reference: SW 87208 65949

Summary

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History

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Details

The following building shall be added to the list:-

MAWGAN-IN-PYDAR ST MAWGAN SW 86 NE Lantern Cross approx. 7 1/10000 metres north west of Church of St Mawgan II* (Star) GV

Lantern Cross. C15. Granite. Canopied cross head set on a chamfered shaft and a slab. Four sides of head filled with figures. These depict Annunciation scene to north, Bishop to west, Trinity to South. Crocketted ogee arches to truncated gable heads, with filled dowel holes indicating the sites of lost pinnacles. A very fine surviving example of a Cornish lantern cross, said by Langdon to be "the best in Cornwall". A G Langdon, Old Cornish Crosses, Truro 1896, P426.

Listing NGR: SW8720965950

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 351311

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Langdon, A G, Old Cornish Crosses, (1896), 426

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