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

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1140763

Date first listed: 26-Mar-1986

Statutory Address: CROSS 20 METRES TO WEST OF WEST TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST ILDIERNA

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Location

Statutory Address: CROSS 20 METRES TO WEST OF WEST TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST ILDIERNA

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

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Lansallos

National Grid Reference: SX 17203 51592

Summary

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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

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 61507

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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

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