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CROSS 20 METRES TO WEST OF WEST TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST ILDIERNA

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CROSS 20 METRES TO WEST OF WEST TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST ILDIERNA

List entry Number: 1140763

Location

CROSS 20 METRES TO WEST OF WEST TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST ILDIERNA

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Lansallos

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Mar-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 61507

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LANSALLOS LANSALLOS SX 15 SE

3/45 Cross 20m to west of west tower of - Church of St Ildierna

GV II Boundary cross, now resited churchyard cross. Medieval. Stone Latin cross with splayed arms with chamfered corners. Incised cross on both faces. Present height 0.8m and width 0.8m across cross head. Partly buried underground. Langdon describes the cross in 1896 when it was lying on the ground. He emphasised the unique shape and described it as the largest incised Latin cross at present discovered in Cornwall, giving dimensions 5' high, 8" deep, 2'6" width of cross head and 11" width of shaft. Original site SX 17061576. Sites and Monuments Register, Truro, Cornwall. Landgon, A.G. Old Cornish Crosses, 1896 pp 257-8.

Listing NGR: SX1728851648

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Langdon, A G, Old Cornish Crosses, (1896), 257-8

National Grid Reference: SX 17203 51592

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