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Criggan, Cornwall

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Criggan, Cornwall

Criggan is a hamlet in Cornwall, England, UK, located north of the village of Bugle. It lies on the edge of Criggan Moor, within an Area of Great Scientific Value. It lies along the railway line from Victoria and Roche railway station in the west to Bugle in the south. The settlement is mentioned in Herman Melville's The Piazza Tales (1856) which says 'In Criggan last month, I put up three-and-twenty rods on only five buildings. ' 'Let me see.
Post townST. AUSTELL
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX0160
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 code01726
 

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