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Talland is a hamlet and ecclesiastical parish between Looe and Polperro on the south coast of Cornwall (the parish includes most of the village of Polperro where there is a chapel of ease and formerly also the town of West Looe). It is in the civil parish of Lansallos and consists of a church, the former vicarage and a few houses. On Talland Bay are two sheltered shingle beaches, Talland Sand and Rotterdam Beach, and the bay was once well known as a landing spot for smugglers.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||Devon and Cornwall|
Talland, Cornwall in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Talland, par., township, and vil., Cornwall, on Talland Bay, 8 miles S. of Liskeard - par., 2665 ac., pop. 1648; township, pop. 780; the par. contains Polperro and West Looe.
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