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Cury, Cornwall

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Cury, Cornwall

Cury is a civil parish and village in southwest Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is situated approximately four miles (6 km) south of Helston on The Lizard peninsula. The parish is named for St Corentin and is recorded in the Domesday Book as Chori. Cury is a rural parish with a population of 388 at the 2001 census. It is bounded to the north by Mawgan-in-Meneage parish, to the west by Gunwalloe parish, and to the south by Mullion parish.
Post townHELSTON
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW6721
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 code01326
Population388 (Civil Parish, 2001)

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

Cury Cross Lane

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

Cury, coast par. and hamlet (Cury Cross), W. Cornwall, 4½ miles SE. of Helston, 2822 ac., pop. 434; P.O., called Cury Cross Lane.

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