Place:


Penwerris  Cornwall

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Penwerris like this:

PENWERRIS, a chapelry in Budock parish, Cornwall; near the Falmouth railway, 2 miles S W of Falmouth. It was constituted in 1848; and its post town is Penryn. Pop., 882. Houses, 164. The living is a p.curacy in the diocese of Exeter. Value, not reported. Patron, the Vicar of St. Gluvias.

Additional information about this locality is available for Falmouth

Penwerris through time

Penwerris is now part of Carrick district. Click here for graphs and data of how Carrick has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Penwerris itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Penwerris, in Carrick and Cornwall | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/24241

Date accessed: 24th March 2017


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