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Plain-an-Gwarry, Cornwall

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Plain-an-Gwarry, Cornwall

Plain-an-Gwarry (Cornish: Plen an Gwari) is a hamlet west of Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK. The name derives from Cornish 'plen an gwari' (meaning "playing place"), an open air performance area used historically for entertainment and instruction.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW5331
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

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