DAVY MONUMENT

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1143982

Date first listed: 29-Jul-1950

Statutory Address: DAVY MONUMENT, MARKET PLACE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: DAVY MONUMENT, MARKET PLACE

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

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Penzance

National Grid Reference: SW4730230307

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1498 PENZANCE MARKET PLACE

Davy Monument SW 4730 5/59A 29.7.50.

II

2. Monument. A statue of Sir Humphry Davy 1778-1829, President of Royal Society, founder of Zoological Society, inventor of the Miner's Lamp and first agricultural chemist. Stone statue, over life-size, on square plinth with cornice, surmounted on rough granite base.

Listing NGR: SW4730130306

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 69516

Legacy System: LBS

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