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St Mellion, Cornwall

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St Mellion, Cornwall

St Mellion is a village and rural civil parish in east Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The parish is three miles (5 km) south of Callington and is in the St Germans Registration District. The population in the 2001 census was 377. To the north, the parish is bordered by Callington and St Dominick parishes, to the east and south by Pillaton parish, and to the west by St Ive parish. The parish name is taken from St Melaine, a 6th century bishop of Rennes, Brittany.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSX3865
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall

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

Mellion St

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

St Mellion, par. and vil., Cornwall - par., 2985 ac., pop. 309; vil., 5½ miles NW. of Saltash; P.O.

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