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Cardinham, Cornwall

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Cardinham, Cornwall

Cardinham (the spelling 'Cardynham' is almost obsolete) is a civil parish and a village in central Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village is situated approximately three-and-a-half miles (6 km), east-northeast of Bodmin. The hamlets of Fletchersbridge, Millpool, Milltown, Mount, Old Cardinham Castle and Welltown are in the parish. Large areas which were once deciduous woodland are now plantations of conifers known as Cardinham Woods and managed by the Forestry Commission.
Post townBODMIN
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX1268
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
Population588 (Civil Parish, 2001)

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

Cardinham, par. and vil., E. Cornwall, on river Fowey, 4 miles NE. of Bodmin, 9534 ac., pop. 582; P.O.

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