Carnmenellis  Cornwall


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

CARNMENELLIS, or Carn-Menelez, a chapelry in Wendron parish, Cornwall; on the river Kennal, near the Cornwall railway, 3 miles S of Redruth. It was constituted in 1846. Post Town, Redruth. Pop., 3,094. Houses, 589. Carn-Menelez hill here is 822 feet high. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £184.* Patron, Mrs. Broadley.

Additional information about this locality is available for Wendron

Carnmenellis through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 20th April 2024

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