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Malpas, Cornwall

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Malpas, Cornwall

Malpas is a riverside village in Cornwall, United Kingdom. It is situated two miles (3 km) southeast of the city of Truro, on the banks of the Malpas Estuary of the Truro River and Tresillian River. The village is in the civil parish of St Clement and is a popular centre for boating with navigable waterways to Truro, Falmouth and the sea. Historically, Malpas is known for its ferry service to the Roseland peninsula and there is a myth that this crossing was used by Iseult.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW8442
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Malpas, vil., Cornwall, 2 miles SE. of Truro; P.O.

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