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St Buryan, Cornwall

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St Buryan, Cornwall

St Buryan is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village of St Buryan is situated approximately five miles (8 km) west of Penzance along the B3283 towards Land's End. Three further minor roads also meet at St Buryan, two link the village with the B3315 towards Lamorna, and the third rejoins the A30 at Crows-an-Wra. St Buryan parish encompasses the villages of St.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW4025
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01736
Population1,215 (2001 Census)

Other names by which St Buryan, Cornwall has been known in the past

Buryan St ~ Eglis Buriens ~ S. Burians ~ St Burien

St Buryan, Cornwall in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

St Buryan, par. and vil., Cornwall - par., 6975 ac., pop. 1364; vil., 4½ miles SW. of Peiizance; P.O.; the church is ancient; numerous antiquities are in the neighbourhood of the vil.

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