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Morval, Cornwall

Morval is a rural civil parish and hamlet in south Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The hamlet is approximately two miles (3 km) north of Looe and five miles (8 km) south of Liskeard. Morval parish is in the Liskeard Registration District and the population in the 2001 census was 616. The meaning of the name Morval is unknown.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX2656
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Morval, par. and vil., Cornwall, 2 miles N. of East Looe, 3562 ac., pop. 664; Morval House, an Elizabethan mansion, was the birthplace of Sir Francis Buller (1745-1800), the judge.

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