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St Michael Penkevil, Cornwall

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St Michael Penkevil, Cornwall

St Michael Penkevil, sometimes spelt St Michael Penkivel, is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is in the valley of the River Fal about three miles (5 km) southeast of Truro. St Michael Penkevil 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.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW8542
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

Other names by which St Michael Penkevil, Cornwall has been known in the past

Michael Penkevil St ~ Mitchel ~ St Michael Penkivel ~ St Michaels

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

St Michael Penkivel, par. and vil., Cornwall, 4 miles SE. of Truro, 1213 ac. and 236 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 153; P.O.

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