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Chacewater, Cornwall

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Chacewater, Cornwall

Chacewater (Cornish: Dowr an Chas) is a village and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is situated approximately three miles (5 km) east of Redruth. The hamlets of Carnhot, Cox Hill, Creegbrawse, Hale Mills, Jolly's Bottom, Salem, Saveock, Scorrier, Todpool, Twelveheads and Wheal Busy are in the parish.
Post townTRURO
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW7544
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 code01872
Population1,517 (Civil Parish, 2001)

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


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

Chacewater, eccl. dist. and mining vil. with ry. sta., Kea and Kenwyn pars., W. Cornwall, pop. 2550; P.O., T.O. Market-day, Saturday. The vil. is 5½ miles SW. of Truro.

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