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Ruan Lanihorne, Cornwall

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Ruan Lanihorne, Cornwall

Ruan Lanihorne is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village is situated approximately four miles (6.5 km) east-southeast of Truro between the River Fal and its tributary the Ruan River. Ruan Lanihorne 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 GridSW8941
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

Other names by which Ruan Lanihorne, Cornwall has been known in the past

Ruan High Lanes

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

Ruan Lanihorne, par. and vil., Cornwall,on river Fal, at the head of a creek of Falmouth Harbour, 3 m. SW. of Tregony and 5 m. SE. of Truro, 2227 ac., pop. 325; P.O., called Ruan High Lanes; has a quay for landing coal, timber, slate, &c.

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