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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 ABOUT 1 METRE WEST OF LYCH GATE OF CHURCH OF ST MORWENNA

List entry Number: 1231460

Location

CROSS ABOUT 1 METRE WEST OF LYCH GATE OF CHURCH OF ST MORWENNA

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

County District District Type Parish
CornwallUnitary AuthorityMorwenstow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Sep-1961

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 64913

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History

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Details

SS 21 NW MORWENSTOW MORWENSTOW

1/106 Cross about 1 metre west of 29.9.61 lych gate of Church of St Morwenna GV II

Cross. Celtic. Granite. About 50 centimetres of cross shaft and alisee patee cross carved with circles in relief on each arm and in centre. The truncated shaft stands on 3 granite steps. The reverend R S Hawker (q.v. church'and vicarage) is said to have brought the cross to Morwenstow in 1851 from the moor, where it may have been a pilgrim cross, to commemorate his first wife, Charlotte (q.v. church). The shaft is carved with the initials C E H. The cross is illustrated in the Hawker memorial window in the church.

Listing NGR: SS2055015273

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National Grid Reference: SS2055015273

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