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Manaccan, Cornwall

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Manaccan, Cornwall

Manaccan is a civil parish and village on the Lizard peninsula in south Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village is about five miles (8 km) south-southwest of Falmouth. Manaccan parish is in an area known as Meneage which means 'land of the monks', a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW7625
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Manaccan, par. and vil., Cornwall - par., 1746 ac. and 148 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 357; vil., near the coast, 6½ miles SW. of Falmouth; P.O.; the metal titanium was first found here, and called manaccanite.

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