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St Winnow, Cornwall

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St Winnow, Cornwall

St Winnow is a civil parish situated in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Its name may be connected with either that of Saint Winnoc or Saint Winwaloe. It has a population of 304. The church town is on the east bank of the River Fowey south of Lostwithiel. In St Winnow parish is also the Chapel of St Nectan. Part of the village of Lerryn lies within the parish. The Redlake Meadows & Hoggs Moor Site of Special Scientific Interest also lies within the parish.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX1157
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
Population304 (Civil Parish, 2001)

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

Winnow St

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

St Winnow, par. and vil., Cornwall, on river Fowey, 2 miles SE. of Lostwithiel, 6247 ac., pop. 1131.

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