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St Neot, Cornwall

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St Neot, Cornwall

St Neot is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is between the towns of Bodmin and Liskeard. The parish is named after the Saxon monk, Saint Neot (who also gives his name to St Neots in Cambridgeshire, whence his alleged bones were taken in the early Middle Ages). On the northern side the parish includes part of Bodmin Moor and hamlets in the parish include Draynes, Ley and Pantersbridge.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX1867
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 code01579

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

Neoestow ~ Neot St ~ Saint Neoths

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

St Neot, par. and vil., Cornwall - par., 13,997 ac., pop. 1303; vil., 4½ miles NW. of Liskeard; P.O.

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