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Scorrier, Cornwall

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Scorrier, Cornwall

Scorrier is a village in Cornwall, in the United Kingdom. It is about 2 miles northeast of the centre of Redruth and 3 miles south-east of the coast at Porthtowan, on the A30 road at the junction of the A3047 road that leads west to Camborne and the B3298 road south to Carharrack. The Plymouth to Penzance railway line passes through the village and between 1852 and 1964 it had its own station. Rodda's, the principal maker of clotted cream is based here.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW7244
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Scorrier, vil. (ry. sta. Scorrier Gate), Cornwall, 2 miles NE. of Redruth; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is Scorrier Hall, seat.

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