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Chyandour, Cornwall

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Chyandour, Cornwall

Chyandour (Cornish: Chi an Dowr, meaning "house of the water") is a small settlement within in the parish of Penzance in west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is on the north-east edge of the town straddling the A30 trunk road. Historically Chyandour was one of the boundaries of the Borough of Penzance, and was the site of large tin smelting works.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW4730
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Chyandour, NE. suburb of Penzance, W. Cornwall.

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