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Newlyn, Cornwall

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Newlyn, Cornwall

Newlyn is a town and fishing port in southwest Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Newlyn forms a conurbation with the neighbouring town of Penzance and is part of Penzance civil parish, and is the southernmost town on the British mainland (though not the most southerly settlement). The principal industry in Newlyn is fishing.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW4628
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01736
Population4,623 (Newlyn and Mousehole Ward, 2001)

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

Newlyn.-- eccl. dist. and seaport vil., Madran and St Paul pars., Cornwall, on Mount Bay-dist., pop. 3638; vil., 2 miles SW. of Penzance; P.O., T.O.

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