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Paul, Cornwall

Paul is a village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is in the civil parish of Paul The village is two miles (3 km) south of Penzance and one mile (1.6 km) south of Newlyn. The village of Paul is represented on Penzance Town Council. For elections to Cornwall Council (the unitary authority) Paul is within the three-member single Penzance Electoral division. Like many Cornish communities Paul has its own community celebration.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW4627
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
Population234 (Civil Parish, 2001)

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

St Paul

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

St Paul, par. Cornwall (containing part of Newlyn), 3442 ac., pop. 6005; P.O. at Paul Church Town.

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