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St Teath, Cornwall

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St Teath, Cornwall

St Teath is civil parish and village in north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village is situated approximately three miles (5 km) southwest of Camelford and seven miles (11 km) northeast of Wadebridge. The hamlet of Whitewell lies to the west. The church is dedicated to Saint Tethe who was one of the twenty-four children of St Brychan, a 4th century Welsh saint and king. The church was a Norman foundation but was rebuilt in the 15th century. It is large, with a nave and two aisles.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX0680
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

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

St Teath, par. and vil., Cornwall, 3 miles SW. of Camelford, 5899 ac. (160 water), pop. 1994; P.O.

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