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St Day, Cornwall

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St Day, Cornwall

St Day is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is situated between the village of Chacewater and the town of Redruth. St Day is located in a former mining area and St Day accrued considerable wealth from mining. The parish is at the heart of the Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape which also includes St Agnes, Chapel Porth and Porthtowan.
Post townREDRUTH
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW7342
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 code01209

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

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

St Day, eccl. dist. and vil., Gwennap par., Cornwall - dist., pop. 2342; vil., on an eminence, 2 miles E. of Redruth; P.O., T.O.; is situated in the centre of a rich mining district, containing the most productive copper mines in Cornwall.

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