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Sithney, Cornwall

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Sithney, Cornwall

Sithney is a village and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is named for Saint Sithney, the patron saint of the parish church. The parish church is of Norman foundation but the present structure is more or less of the 15th century. In the churchyard is a monument to John Oliver, 1741. John Rogers, the landowner, mineral lord and biblical scholar, is buried here.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW6328
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Sithney, par. and vil., Cornwall - par. (containing Porthleven), 5826 ac., pop. 3330; the vil. is 2 miles NW. of Helston.

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