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John Passmore Edwards


Buildings in Cornwall & Devon
Passmore Edwards referred to his first 3 public buildings in Cornwall as "The Three Sisters". As his generosity increased they became the "Seven Sisters in Stone". By 1900 there were 20 such buildings within Cornwall bearing his name and a further one in Devon.

The Blackwater Literary Institute

Bodmin Free Library
Newton Abbot Free Library and Technical School
Blackwater Institute
Falmouth Free Library, Art & Science Schools
Cornwall Convalescent Home, Perranporth
Truro Free Library & Cornwall Central Technical Schools
St Day School and Meeting House
Liskeard Free Library
St Agnes Miners and Mechanics Institute
St Ives Free Library
Chacewater Institute
Bodmin Free Library and Institute
Hayle Institute
Redruth Children's Hospital
Falmouth Hospital
Helston Science and Art Schools
Newlyn Art Gallery
Launceston Free Library & Science & Art Schools
Camborne Free Library
Not yet published
Mithian Institute
Redruth Free Library
Newton Abbot Free Library
Liskeard Cottage Hospital


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