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Perranuthnoe, Cornwall

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Perranuthnoe, Cornwall

Perranuthnoe (pronounced either "perranewthnoe"; stress on 3rd syllable; or "perranuthnoe" same stress but "u" is short) is a civil parish and a village in southwest Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village is situated on the east side of Mount's Bay approximately one mile (1.6 km) east of Marazion and four miles (6.5 km) east of Penzance. The parish includes the villages of Perranuthnoe, Goldsithney, Perran Downs and part of Rosudgeon.
Post townTruro
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW5329
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

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

Little Perran ~ Odenol

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

Perranuthnoe, par. and vil., Cornwall - par. (containing Goldsithney), 1103 ac., pop. 896; vil. on Mounts Bay, 2 miles SE. of Marazion; P.O.; the rocks here contain valuable minerals, and are of great interest to geologists.

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