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Porkellis, Cornwall

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Porkellis, Cornwall

Porkellis is a village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is about three and a half miles north east of Helston, and is in the heart of the old Wendron mining district. The village has a pub (The Star Inn), a Methodist chapel, a village hall and a primary school.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW6933
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

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

Porkellis, hamlet, in SW. of Cornwall, 5½ miles NE. of Helston; P.O.

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