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Trevalga, Cornwall

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Trevalga, Cornwall

Trevalga is a coastal civil parish and village in north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The parish is bounded on the north by the Atlantic Ocean, on the south-east by Forrabury and Minster parish and on the west by Tintagel parish. The village of Trevalga lies 500 metres from the coast on the seaward side of the road from Boscastle to Tintagel. Unusually, the village is part of an estate owned by Marlborough College, a public school in Wiltshire.
Post townBOSCASTLE
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX0890
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 code01840
Population83 (Civil Parish, 2001)
 

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

Melledham

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

Trevalga, coast par. and vil., Cornwall, 5 miles NW. of Camelford, 1299 ac., pop. 141.

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