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Luxulyan, Cornwall

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Luxulyan, Cornwall

Luxulyan, also spelt Luxullian or Luxulian, is a village and civil parish in central Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village lies four miles (6.5 km) northeast of St Austell and six miles (10 km) south of Bodmin. The population of the parish was 1,371 in the 2001 census.
Post townBODMIN
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX0558
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
Population1,371 (Civil Parish, 2001)
 

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

Luxulion

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

Luxulion, par. and vil., Cornwall, 6 miles SW. of Bodmin, 5432 ac., pop. 1098; P.O., called Luxulyan; has famous granite quarries.

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