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Michaelstow, Cornwall

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Michaelstow, Cornwall

Michaelstow is a civil parish and village in north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village is about three miles (5 km) south of Camelford. The civil parish of Michaelstow is in the deanery of Trigg Minor and Hundred of Lesnewth. It is named after 'St Michael's holy place' and the parish church is dedicated to St Michael and All Angels.
Post townBODMIN
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX0878
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
Population199 (Civil Parish, 2001)

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

Michaelstow, par., Cornwall, on river Camel, 3½ m. S. of Camelford, 1636 ac., pop. 222; on Michaelstow Beacon is a square camp.

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