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Crowan, Cornwall

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Crowan, Cornwall

Crowan is a village and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is about three-and-a-half miles (6 km) south of Camborne. The River Hayle rises near Crowan and flows through the village and the railway branch to Helston passed nearby. Crowan has a population of 2,375.
Post townCAMBORNE
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW6434
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01209
Population2,375 (2001)
 

Other names by which Crowan, Cornwall has been known in the past

Crowen

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

Crowan, par. and vil., W. Cornwall, 5 miles NW. of Helston, 7496 ac., pop. 2593; contains C. Beacon.

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