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Phillack, Cornwall

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Phillack, Cornwall

Phillack is a village (and formerly a parish) in west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is about one mile (1.6 km) northeast of Hayle and half-a-mile (0.8 km) inland from St Ives Bay on Cornwall's Atlantic ocean coast. The village is separated from the sea by a range of high sand dunes known as The Towans. Phillack has been in the civil parish of Hayle since 1935; before that it was a separate parish in its own right.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW5638
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Phillack, local government district and par., Cornwall, on St Ives Bay - par. (containing part of Hayle), 2938 ac., pop. 4254; dist., 2566 ac., pop. 3642; has ironworks and mines. See HAYLE.

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