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St Mewan, Cornwall

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St Mewan, Cornwall

St Mewan is a civil parish and village in south Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village is approximately one mile (1.6 km) west of St Austell. It is a small settlement, comprising the parish church, rectory, a school and nearby farms. St Mewan parish includes the villages of Sticker, Trelowth, Trewoon, and most of Polgooth.
Post townST. AUSTELL
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW9951
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 code01726
Population3,071 (Civil Parish, 2001)

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

Mewan St

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

St Mewan, par. and vil., Cornwall, 1½ mile SW. of St Austell, 2653 ac., pop. 1018; St Mewan's Beacon has an alt. of 385 ft.

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