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North Hill, Cornwall

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North Hill, Cornwall

North Hill is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village is situated on the east side of the River Lynher approximately six miles (10 km) southwest of Launceston. North Hill is a large rural parish on the eastern flank of Bodmin Moor bisected northwest to southeast by the River Lynher. It is bounded in the north by Lewannick parish, on the east by Lezant and Linkinhorne parishes, on the south by St Cleer and on the west by Altarnun.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX2776
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 code01566
Population917 (Civil Parish, 2001)

Other names by which North Hill, Cornwall has been known in the past


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

Northill, par. and vil., Cornwall, 8 miles SW. of Launceston, 6732 ac., pop. 1059; P.O., called North Hill.

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