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Tudor (1485-1603)


Launceston Priory was established in the 12th century, and became one of the wealthiest in Cornwall.

St Mary Magdalene, Launceston, a splendid town church of the early 16th century.

Merchants' Hall was the eighteenth-century headquarters of the Society of the Merchant Venturers of the City of Bristol.

Molland church (St. Mary) is of outstanding interest.

Courtenay Monument in Molland church

Cloggs Farm

Signatures and marks of Brushford parishioners agreeing to stand surety for the father of an illegitimate child 1649 [1648 old style].