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Content generated during research for the paperback book 'Cornwall and the Cross: Christianity 500-1560' (ISBN 978-1-86077-468-3) for the England's Past for Everyone series

Please do look at the 'potted history' prepared by our volunteer researcher. 

You may find this site of interest: Ive/StIve

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The church of St Creed is a building of much interest and beauty; the south aisle (in pre-reformation days the Jesus aisle, with its own altar) is

St Juliot in an isolated position on the northern slopes of the Valency Valley.

St Keverne is said to be one of the most often visited churches in Cornwall, and the parish has an informative web site which is well worth looking

The church of St.

The letter accompanying the completed questionnaire contained this paragraph:

There has been a place of worship here since the early 1300s when a chapel was erected dedicated to Thomas a Becket