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St Endellion, Cornwall

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St Endellion, Cornwall

St Endellion is a civil parish and village in north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village and parish church are situated four miles (6.5 km) north of Wadebridge. The parish takes its name from Saint Endelienta, who is said to have evangelized the district in the fifth century and to have been one of the children of King Brychan. Two wells near the village are named after her.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW9978
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 code01208
Population1,143 (Civil Parish, 2001)

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


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

Endellion, coast par. and vil., E. Cornwall, 9 miles NW. of Bodmin, 3777 ac. and 62 foreshore, pop. 1145.

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