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Carved bench ends in St Levan Church depicting the legendary fish named 'chuck cheelds', caught by Selevan.

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Church gate at Manaccan

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Entrance to Stoke Poges churchyard where Thomas Gray is reputed to have written 'Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard'.

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Entrance to Madron Church

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The very remote and secluded St Levan Church which is little-known outside the parish. Here is the south face. Selevan's cross can be seen adjoining the path near the south door. Just behind it at the edge of the photograph can be seen 'Selevan's…

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The interior of St Levan Church, facing the altar

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A postcard depicting Manaccan Church on the Lizard Peninsula.

Old Sepia print Of unknown Cornish Church by Preston.


Probus Church


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St Austell Parish Church

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St Buryan Church, pictured with two horse-carriages in front, both full of people. Sign on the right side for St Buryan Hotel. (Photo donated by E. Richards, 6/7/1980)

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St Gerran's Church, pictures with a man on the top of the steeple.


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St Levan Church. Situated in a secluded dell about four miles from Land's End. The graves of the crew of the Khyber (1905) is directly under the tower, in the shadowed corner. The photo shows a woman walking on the path in front of the church.


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Stoke Poges Church. Entrance to the church enclosure within the churchyard where Thomas Gray's 'Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard' is reputed to have been written.

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Stoke Poges churchyard wherein Thomas Gray's 'Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard' was reputedly conceived and written.

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A general view of the churchyard at Stoke Poges where Thomas Gray's 'Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard' was reputedly written.

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Typical church entrance stile showing the slate slab on which the coffin was rested whilst the bearers sat on the side seats to await the conducting priest. This 1898 photo shows Tintagel Church.


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Pen and ink drawing of the grave of a cabin boy of the ship 'Iota' (1893) in Tintagel Churchyard. Drawing done by Clive Carter in 1983.

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Picture taken of Truro Cathedral about 1930 showing the dramatic impact of the impressive building towering above some of the town's older buildings and nearby river. Many of the surrounding buildings have now been replaced by modern commercial…
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