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DAVY MONUMENT

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: DAVY MONUMENT

List entry Number: 1143982

Location

DAVY MONUMENT, MARKET PLACE

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Penzance

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Jul-1950

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 69516

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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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

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National Grid Reference: SW4730230307

Map

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