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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: 2 CANN HEADSTONES ABOUT 16 METRES SOUTH EAST OF THE CHURCH OF ST MORWENNA

List entry Number: 1328566

Location

2 CANN HEADSTONES ABOUT 16 METRES SOUTH EAST OF THE 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: 09-Sep-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 64911

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Details

SS 21 NW MORWENSTOW MORWENSTOW

1/108 2 Cann headstones about 16 metres - south east of the Church of St Morwenna GV II

2 headstones. Early C19. Slate. One rectangular headstone commemorating Richard Cann of Lower Cory (q.v.), died 1842. The Reverend R S Hawker's poem 'The Dirge' is inscribed on the headstone. 2nd similar headstone immediately to the south commemorates Jane Cann, died 1848, and is also inscribed with a verse by Hawker. C E Byles, Life and Letters of R S Hawker (1905) p.141-142.

Listing NGR: SS2052215298

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Byles, C E - Title: The Life and Letters of RS Hawker - Date: 1905 - Page References: 141-142

National Grid Reference: SS2052215298

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