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Germoe, Cornwall

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Germoe, Cornwall

Germoe is a village and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Germoe village, the parish's main settlement and church town, is about five miles (8 km) west of Helston and seven miles (11.3 km) east of Penzance. The A394 Penzance to Helston road runs along the southern border of the parish. Other settlements in the parish include Balwest, Boscreege and Tresowes Green. The parish is named after Saint Germoe, one of the companions of Saint Breage.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW5829
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
Population508 (Civil Parish, 2001)

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

Germoe, par. and vil., W. Cornwall, 5½ miles NW. of Helston, 1331 ac., pop. 588; P.O.

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