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Prussia Cove, Cornwall

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Prussia Cove, Cornwall

Prussia Cove, formerly called King's Cove, is a small private estate on the coast of Mount's Bay and to the east of Cudden Point, west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Part of the area is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest, a Geological Conservation Review site and is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). It consists of four small coves and several cottages and houses. The names of the coves from west to east are Piskies, Bessy's, King's and Coule's.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW5527
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 code01326

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

Prussia Cove, coastguard and fishing sta., on S. coast of Cornwall, 3 miles SE. of Marazion; took its name from the " King of Prussia " inn, the landlord of "Which carried on smuggling here.

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