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Treneglos, Cornwall

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Treneglos, Cornwall

Treneglos is a hamlet and a civil parish in north-east Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is in the Registration District of Launceston. Treneglos is described as a hamlet "where the old Cornish "trev" [settlement settlement] is no more than a triangular green beside a church and two or three houses". It is located above a wooded valley, a choice place where ancient Celtic tribes sought shelter. Nearby, at Wilsey Down, is evidence of prehistoric tumulus.
Post townLAUNCESTON
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX2088
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 code01566
Population101 (Parish, 2001)
 

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

Treneglos, par., Cornwall, 8½ miles W. of Launceston, 2730 ac., pop. 168.

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