Searching for "ST MINVER"

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  • If you are looking for hills, rivers, castles ... or pretty much anything other than the "places" where people live and lived, you need to look in our collection of Historical Gazetteers. This contains the complete text of three gazetteers published in the late 19th century — over 90,000 entries. Although there are no descriptive gazetteer entries for placenames exactly matching your search term (other than those already linked to "places"), the following entries mention "ST MINVER":
    Place name County Entry Source
    BODMIN Cornwall St. Winnow, and Lostwithiel; the subdistrict of St. Mabyn, containing the parishes of St. Mabyn, St. Tudy, Helland, Cardinham, Warleggon, Temple, and Blisland; and the subdistrict of Egloshayle, containing the parishes of Egloshayle, St. Minver Imperial
    CORNWALL Cornwall St. Germains, Liskeard, Bodmin, St. Columb, St. Austell, Truro, Falmouth, Helston, Redruth, Penzance, and Scilly Islands. The towns, or what rank as such, are exceedingly numerous; and about 28 are market towns; but some of these, and most of the others, are merely small villages. Some of the seats are Mount-Edgecumbe, Godolphin, Port-Elliot, Werrington, Tregothnan, Trefusis, Tehidy, Glynn, Pencarrow, Trelawney, Carclew, Haldon, Prideaux, Trengwainton, Trelowarren, Trewinnard, Whitford, Boskenna, Carhayes, Carynes, Harlyn, Helston, Heligan, Harewood, Coldrinnick, Clowance, Menabilly, Pendarves, Llanhydrock, Morval, Penrose, Restormel, St. Minver Imperial
    ENODOCK (St.) Cornwall St.) , a quondam chapelry in St. Minver parish, Cornwall; at the mouth of the river Alan, under Bray hill, 5½ miles Imperial
    EXETER Cornwall
    Devon
    St. Clether, David-stow, St. Gennis, Launcelles, Moorwinstow, South Petherwin, North Petherwin, Poughill, Poundstock, Stratton, and Treneglos; the p. curacies of Bolventor, Boyton, Egloskerry, Tremayne, St. Giles-in-the-Heath, St. Juliet, Laneast, Launceston-St. Mary, Trewen, St. Stephen-near-Launceston, St. Thomas-by-Launceston, Bude, Warbstow, and Tresmere; and the donatives of Tamerton and Werrington. The deanery of Trigg-Minor contains the rectories of Blisland, St. Endellion, Forrabury, Helland, Lanteglos, Advent, Lesnewth St. Mabyn, Michael-stow, Minster, Otterham, Trevalga, and St. Tudye; the vicarages of Bodmin, St. Bruard, Egloshayle, St. Kew, St. Tethe, Tintagel, and St. Minver Imperial
    Lowlands St Minver Cornwall St Minver , township, St Minver par., Cornwall, 4 miles NE. of Wadebridge, 2287 ac., 319 tidal water, and 754 foreshore Bartholomew
    MINVER (ST.) Cornwall MINVER (ST.) , a parish in Bodmin district, Cornwall; on the coast, 3½ miles NW by N of Wadebridge, and 12½ N W of Bodmin Imperial
    Porthilly Cornwall Porthilly , coast hamlet, St Minver par., Cornwall, 3½ miles NE. of Padstow; a coastguard station is here. Bartholomew
    PORTHILLY Cornwall St. Minver parish, Cornwall; on the coast, 3½ miles N N E of Padstow. It has a coast-guard Imperial
    St Enodoch Cornwall St Enodoch , former chapelry, St Minver par., Cornwall, 5 miles NW. of Wadebridge; its church, erected in 1430, succeeded a much Bartholomew
    St Minver Cornwall Wadebridge; P.O. The par. consists of 2 townships - St Minver Highlands , 5335 ac., pop. 586; and St Minver Lowlands , 2287 ac., pop. 421. Bartholomew
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