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Boyton, Cornwall

Boyton is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is situated close to the River Tamar and the border with Devon about six miles (10 km) north of Launceston. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 378. File:Scene in Boyton - geograph. org. uk - 606444. jpg Boyton Boyton is a rural parish which takes its name from Boia's Farm and is mentioned in the Domesday Book as Boitone.
Post townLAUNCESTON
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX3191
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
Population378 (Civil Parish, 2001)
 

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

Boieton ~ Boietonai

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

Boyton.-- par. and township, E. Cornwall and S. Devon, on river Tamar, 5 miles NW. of Launceston -- par., 4954 ac., pop. 463; township, 4154 ac., pop. 383; P.O.

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