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Advent Parish Church - St Adwena

Advent Parish Church - St Adwena


Advent, in Cornish, Pluwadwyn, is a small parish on Cornwall's Bodmin Moor.

It has a church dedicated to St Adwena constucted in the Early English and Perpendicular styles with a three stage, unbuttressed tower with 8 pinnacles.

The doorway of the South entrance has Catacleuse stone mouldings.

Parts of the church date back to the 13th Century.

In the vicinity of the church on a public right of way is a fine example of a round-headed wayside cross.

Closeby are rare archaeological remains - a Bronze Age triple round barrow believed to date from pre 1000 BC.

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Location:
In the North Cornwall District. 1.5 miles (2.41km)from Camelford which is on the A39.

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