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Helford, Cornwall

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Helford, Cornwall

Helford (Cornish: Heyl, meaning estuary) is a village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is situated on the south bank of the Helford River and is approximately five miles (8 km) south-southwest of Falmouth. Helford is in the civil parish of Manaccan. The village has a pub, a village shop, and a sailing club. A pedestrian ferry operates daily from Easter to October between Helford and Helford Passage Helford lies within the Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW7526
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Helford, small port, on estuary of river Helford, Manaccan par., W. Cornwall, 8 miles SE. of Helston; has a ferry.

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