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Little Petherick, Cornwall

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Little Petherick, Cornwall

Little Petherick is a village and civil parish in north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is situated two miles (3 kilometres) south of Padstow and 6 miles (9 kilometres) west of Wadebridge. Little Petherick lies in the valley of Little Petherick Creek, a tidal tributary of the River Camel: however, upstream of Little Petherick the creek ceases to be tidal. The village straddles the A389 Wadebridge-Padstow road which crosses the creek at the east end of the village.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW9172
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01841

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

Little Petherwick ~ Petherick ~ Petherick Little ~ Petherwick ~ Petherwick Little

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

Petherwick, Little, par. and vil., Cornwall, 2 miles S. of Padstow, 1224 ac., pop. 215.

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