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St Juliot  Cornwall

 

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

JULIOT (ST.), a parish in Camelford district, Cornwall; on the coast, 5½ miles N by E of Camelford, and 14 WNW of Launceston r. station. Post town, Camelford. Acres, 2, 699; of which 25 are water. Real property, £962. Pop., 226. Houses, 46. The property is much subdivided. A Benedictine or Cluniac priory, a cell to Montacute in Somerset, was here as early as the time of Richard I.; and went, at the dissolution, to Laurence Courtney. ...


The living is a rectory in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £125.* Patrons, the Dowager Lady Molesworth and the Rev. R. Rawle. The church is a fine ancient structnre; consists of nave, chancel, N transept, and S aisle, with S porch and W tower; was, for years, in very bad condition; and, in 1865, was about to be restored. There are a Bryanite chapel and a national school.

St Juliot through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/3194

Date accessed: 16th January 2021


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