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Kerris, Cornwall

Kerris is a settlement in west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:50.0894|-5.5757|region:GB-CON_type:city|||||| | |name= }}. It is three miles (5 km) southwest of Penzance in the civil parish of Paul. Kerris means "fort-place" in the Cornish language. Kerris has been a settlement for about two thousand years. Its oldest building, a former manor house, dates back to medieval times and there are two working farms in the settlement.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW4427
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

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