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Gwinear, Cornwall

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Gwinear, Cornwall

Gwinear is a village in west Cornwall, United Kingdom. It is about two miles (3 km) east of Hayle and overlooks the Angarrack valley. Gwinear village sits on a hill with impressive views from the northern end of the village down the Angarrack valley. There is a local pub, the Royal Standard, and a community hall. Gwinear is the church town of Gwinear-Gwithian civil parish.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW5937
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Gwinear, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Gwinear Road, 1½ mile NE. of vil.), W. Cornwall, 6 miles SW. of Redruth, 4647 ac., pop. 1569; P.O.

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