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Flushing, Cornwall

Flushing is a coastal village in west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is three miles south of Penryn and eleven miles south-east of Truro. It faces Falmouth across the Penryn River, an arm of the Carrick Roads. The village is well known for its yearly Regatta week in July. Flushing lies within the Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Almost a third of Cornwall has AONB designation, with the same status and protection as a National Park.
Post townFALMOUTH
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW8033
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01326
Population670
 

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

Flushing, seaport vil., Mylor par., W. Cornwall, on Falmouth Harb., opposite Falmouth, pop. 965; P.O., T.O.

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