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Sheviock, Cornwall

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Sheviock, Cornwall

Sheviock is a coastal civil parish and a hamlet in south-east Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The parish is two miles (3 km) south of St Germans and three miles (5 km) south-west of Saltash. Sheviock parish is in the St Germans Registration District and the population in the 2001 census was 683. To the north, the parish is bordered by St Germans Creek (the tidal estuary of the River Tiddy, also known as the Lynher River) and to the south by the sea.
Post townTORPOINT
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX3755
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 code01503
Population683 (2001)
 

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

Savoich

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

Sheviock, coast par. and vil., Cornwall - par., 2381 ae. and 328 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 562; vil., 2 miles SE. of St Germans; P.O.; has pilchard fishing.

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