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Ladock, Cornwall

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Ladock, Cornwall

Ladock is a village and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is about six miles (9.5 km) northeast of Truro. Historically, Ladock was two small settlements; Bissick by the river and Ladock on the hill. Notable features include the church, the school, the village hall and the Falmouth Arms pub. The village had a station, Probus and Ladock halt, on the Cornish Main Line railway but services to the station ended in 1957.
Post townTRURO
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW8950
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 code01726
Population1,522 (Civil Parish, 2001)
 

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

Lassick

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

Ladock, par. and vil., Cornwall--par., 5828 ac., pop. 937; vil., on river Ladock, 7 miles NE. of Truro; P.O.

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