Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Penzance
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Notes:

The town cross in situ in the Morrab Gardens prior to being moved to Penlee House at a cost of £15. Ht 2.07m, wd 0.64m, dth 0.24m. Was first recorded at the Grenmarket; in 1829 it was moved to a location in Causeway head. Was moved to Morrab Gardens in 1899. £15 was charged to then move the cross to Penlee.

Market Cross In The Morrrab Gardens

Record Number: PEZPH : 1989.1127
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Full name: Black And White Photograph
Brief description: The town cross in situ in the Morrab Gardens prior to being moved to Penlee House at a cost of £15. Ht 2.07m, wd 0.64m, dth 0.24m. Was first recorded at the Grenmarket; in 1829 it was moved to a location in Causeway head. Was moved to Morrab Gardens in 1899. £15 was charged to then move the cross to Penlee.
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