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Cornish Place Names

Recording and researching Cornwall's place-names has been a core concern of Old Cornwall since its foundation and the 'Old Cornwall' journal includes articles and reports relevant to it.  


Its inclusion here provides the opportunity for members and non-members to contribute information which may be of interest to other readers.


For those interested in the meanings of Cornish place-names the following

may be useful:





Chris Bond's site



Picture1 Place Name Books