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Egloshayle, Cornwall

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Egloshayle, Cornwall

Egloshayle (Cornish: Eglosheyl – eglos meaning church and heyl meaning estuary) is a civil parish and village in north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village is beside the River Camel, southeast of Wadebridge. The civil parish stretches southeast from the village and includes Washaway and Sladesbridge.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX0072
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
Population371 (Civil Parish, 2001)

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

Egloshayle, par. and vil., E. Cornwall, on river Camel, 7 miles NW. of Bodmin, 5682 ac., pop. 1549; contains part of Wadebridge.

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