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St Newlyn East, Cornwall

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St Newlyn East, Cornwall

St Newlyn East is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village is situated approximately three miles (5 km) south of Newquay. The name St Newlyn East is locally abbreviated to Newlyn East. The parish is named after the patron saint of the church, St Newlina and the population was 1,390 in the 2001 census. The church was founded in Norman times and rededicated in 1259. Most of the present building is of the 14th and 15th centuries. There is a fine Norman font.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW8256
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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