HILL CHEST TOMB AND 2 OTHER CHEST TOMBS ABOUT 3 METRES SOUTH EAST OF THE CHANCEL OF THE CHURCH OF ST MORWENNA

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1141775

Date first listed: 09-Sep-1985

Statutory Address: HILL CHEST TOMB AND 2 OTHER CHEST TOMBS ABOUT 3 METRES SOUTH EAST OF THE CHANCEL OF THE CHURCH OF ST MORWENNA

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Location

Statutory Address: HILL CHEST TOMB AND 2 OTHER CHEST TOMBS ABOUT 3 METRES SOUTH EAST OF THE CHANCEL OF THE CHURCH OF ST MORWENNA

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

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Morwenstow

National Grid Reference: SS2052215303

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History

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Details

SS 21 NW MORWENSTOW MORWENSTOW

1/100 Hill Chest Tomb and 2 other - chest tombs about 3 metres south east of the chancel of the Church of St Morwenna GV II

Group of 3 chest tombs. Hill memorial late C17/early C18; memorial to the west of the Hill memorial early C17; westernmost memorial probably late C18. Freestone ashlar and slate. Rectangular chests with inscribed slate lids. Easternmost chest commemorates John Hill, died 1697, and Martha Hill, died 1714. Angels heads carved in spandrels on lid. Tomb to the west of the Hill memorial has illegible inscription carved on the border of the lid, legible date of 1632. 3rd and westernmost chest tomb of the group has illegible inscription, date may be 1792.

Listing NGR: SS2052215303

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Legacy System number: 64905

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