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Veryan, Cornwall

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Veryan, Cornwall

Veryan is a coastal civil parish and a village on the Roseland Peninsula in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The main settlements are at Veryan Churchtown, Veryan Green, Portloe and the smaller hamlets of Trewartha, Treviskey, Carne and Camels. The parish itself is situated along 1.5 miles of coast with sandy beaches, notably Carne and Pendower.
Post townVERYAN
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW9139
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 code01872
 

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

Elerkie

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

Veryan, par., Cornwall, 3½ miles S. of Tregony and 6½ S. of Grampound Road sta., 5716 ac., pop. 1279; P.O.; Veryan Bay measures 5 miles from Nare Point to Dodman Point; Veryan Beacon is 370 ft. high.

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