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Boswednack, Cornwall

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Boswednack, Cornwall

Boswednack is a village in the parish of Zennor near the north coast of the Penwith peninsula in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is located along the B3306 road southwest of Zennor. Boswednack was home to a small community of Cornish speakers during the 19th century. These included John Davey Jnr. , 1812-1891, and his father, as well as Anne Berryman (1766-1854), and John Mann (1834-1914).
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW4437
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

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