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Encyclopedia > North Cornwall
North Cornwall District
Penwith
Shown within UK and Cornwall
Geography
Status: District
Region: South West England
Admin. County: Cornwall
Area:
- Total
Ranked 14th
1,195.17 km²
Admin. HQ: Wadebridge & Bodmin
ONS code: 15UE
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2005 est.)
- Density
Ranked 279th
84,100
70 / km²
Ethnicity: 99.1% White
Politics
North Cornwall District Council
http://www.ncdc.gov.uk/
Leadership: Alternative - Sec.31
Control: TBA (council NOC)
MPs: Colin Breed, Dan Rogerson

North Cornwall is the largest of the six local government districts of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Its council is based in Wadebridge. Other places include Bude, Bodmin, Launceston, Padstow, and Camelford. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... map File links The following pages link to this file: North Cornwall Categories: GFDL images ... Cornwall (Cornish: ) is a county in South West England, United Kingdom, on the peninsula that lies to the west of the River Tamar and Devon. ... The region, also known as Government Office Region, is currently the highest tier of local government subnational entity of England in the United Kingdom. ... South West England is one of the regions of England. ... Cornwall (Cornish: ) is a county in South West England, United Kingdom, on the peninsula that lies to the west of the River Tamar and Devon. ... This article explains the meaning of area as a Physical quantity. ... This is a list of districts of England ordered by area. ... To help compare orders of magnitude of different geographical regions, we list here areas between 1,000 km² and 10,000 km². See also areas of other orders of magnitude. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... Location within the British Isles Wadebridge (Cornish: Ponsrys) is a market town in North Cornwall, England with a population of 6 222 (Census 2001). ... Bodmin (Cornish: Bosvenegh) is a town in Cornwall, England, UK, with a population of 12,778 (2001 census). ... The Office for National Statistics coding system is a hierarchical code used in the United Kingdom for tabulating census and other statistical data. ... In physics, density is mass m per unit volume V. For the common case of a homogeneous substance, it is expressed as: where, in SI units: ρ (rho) is the density of the substance, measured in kg·m-3 m is the mass of the substance, measured in kg V is... This is a list of districts of England ordered by population. ... The United Kingdom is divided into four parts, England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. ... NOC can refer to: National Olympic Committee, a group eligible to enter athletes and teams into an Olympic Games. ... This is a list of MPs elected in the UK general election, 2005 to the House of Commons for the Fifty-Fourth Parliament of the United Kingdom at the United Kingdom general election, 2005, arranged by constituency. ... Colin Edward Breed (born May 4, 1947) British politician. ... Dan Rogerson is the Liberal Democrat MP for Cornwall North, first elected at the 2005 General election. ... Non-metropolitan districts or commonly Shire districts are a type of local government district in England. ... Cornwall (Cornish: ) is a county in South West England, United Kingdom, on the peninsula that lies to the west of the River Tamar and Devon. ... Motto (French) God and my right Anthem God Save the King (Queen) England() – on the European continent() – in the United Kingdom() Capital (and largest city) London (de facto) Official languages English (de facto) Government Constitutional monarchy  -  Queen Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Tony Blair MP Unification  -  by Athelstan 967  Area... Location within the British Isles Wadebridge (Cornish: Ponsrys) is a market town in North Cornwall, England with a population of 6 222 (Census 2001). ... For the French humanist jurist, see Guillaume Budé. Bude (Cornish: Bud) is a small resort town in north Cornwall, England, UK, on the coast at the mouth of the River Neet. ... Bodmin (Cornish: Bosvenegh) is a town in Cornwall, England, UK, with a population of 12,778 (2001 census). ... Disambiguation: for the Australian town, please see Launceston, Tasmania Launceston (Cornish: Lannstefan; the English name is pronounced , or , usually without the t by the Cornish, but with by everyone else) is a town and civil parish in the north of Cornwall, England, with a population of approximately 7,000. ... Location within the British Isles Padstow (Cornish: Lannwedhenek) is a small town on the north coast of Cornwall, United Kingdom, approximately 14 miles east of Newquay, at the mouth of the River Camel (Grid reference SW919754). ... Camelford (Cornish: Ryskammel) is a town in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. ...


The district was formed on April 1, 1974 by a merger of the boroughs of Bodmin and Launceston, along with Bude-Stratton urban district and Camelford Rural District, Launceston Rural District, Stratton Rural District and Wadebridge and Padstow Rural District. April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Bude-Stratton is a civil parish with a town council in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, United Kingdom. ... In the British Isles an urban district was a type of local government district which covered an urbanised area. ...


North Cornwall is an area of outstanding natural beauty that is of important geological and scientific interest. It is the only part part of Cornwall that is made of carboniferous sandstone. Cornwall (Cornish: ) is a county in South West England, United Kingdom, on the peninsula that lies to the west of the River Tamar and Devon. ... The Carboniferous is a major division of the geologic timescale that extends from the end of the Devonian period, about 359. ...


A similar area is covered by the North Cornwall parliamentary constituency. Creation 1918 MP Dan Rogerson Party Liberal Democrat Type House of Commons County Cornwall EP constituency South West England North Cornwall is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ...


Parishes of North Cornwall

Advent (from the Latin Adventus, implicitly coupled with Redemptoris, the coming of the Saviour) is a holy season of the Christian church, the period of expectant waiting and preparation for the celebration of the Nativity of Christ, also known as the season of Christmas. ... Altarnun is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, England. ... Blisland is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, in the United Kingdom, about five miles north of Bodmin. ... Bodmin (Cornish: Bosvenegh) is a town in Cornwall, England, UK, with a population of 12,778 (2001 census). ... Boyton could be Boyton, Cornwall Boyton, Suffolk Boyton, Wiltshire This article consisting of geographical locations is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title. ... Bude-Stratton is a civil parish with a town council in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, United Kingdom. ... Camelford (Cornish: Ryskammel) is a town in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. ... Cardinham is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, about 8 miles north east of Bodmin. ... Davidstow is a town in north-east Cornwall, United Kingdom. ... Egloshayle (eglos meaning church and heyl meaning estuary in Cornish) is a small village situated near the banks of the River Camel near Wadebridge in North Cornwall, England. ... Egloskerry is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. ... Helland is a village and civil parish situated three miles north of Bodmin in Cornwall, England, UK. The parish church is dedicated to St Helena, who was the mother of Constantine I. The church comprises a chancel, nave and south aisle. ... Jacobstow is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall in the United Kingdom. ... Kilkhampton is a small village and civil parish in North Cornwall. ... Laneast is a small village near Launceston, in Cornwall, England,United Kingdom. ... Lanhydrock in 1880. ... Lanivet is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. ... Disambiguation: for the Australian town, please see Launceston, Tasmania Launceston (Cornish: Lannstefan; the English name is pronounced , or , usually without the t by the Cornish, but with by everyone else) is a town and civil parish in the north of Cornwall, England, with a population of approximately 7,000. ... Lesnewth is a village and civil parish situated in Trigg Minor in the english county of Cornwall. ... Lewannick (pronounced ) is a village near the town of Launceston in Cornwall, England, UK. Map sources Categories: | | ... Marhamchurch is a village in North Cornwall, UK. Marhamchurch lies two miles inland from Bude off the A39 Atlantic Highway to Wadebridge. ... GCHQ CSO Morwenstow satellite ground station is located on the north Cornwall coast between the small villages of Morwenstow and Coombe, UK. The station comprises above and below ground accommodation including control rooms, computer suite, briefing room and living areas. ... // North Petherwin Village North Petherwin is a small village in the South West of England. ... Location within the British Isles Padstow (Cornish: Lannwedhenek) is a small town on the north coast of Cornwall, United Kingdom, approximately 14 miles east of Newquay, at the mouth of the River Camel (Grid reference SW919754). ... St Clether is small village on Bodmin Moor, Cornwall, UK A small village beside the River Inney with the parish church standing some distance away. ... St. ... St Eval is a small village in North Cornwall, England. ... A small village in North Cornwall, England See also Wadebridge Categories: | ... St Juliot is a village near Boscastle in north-east Cornwall, UK. In 1870 the famous British novelist, short story writer, and poet Thomas Hardy was sent to plan a church restoration at St Juliot. ... St. ... St. ... A small village in North Cornwall, England See also Wadebridge Categories: | ... St Teath (pronounced ) is a small village in North Cornwall, United Kingdom. ... St Tudy is a small village in North Cornwall, United Kingdom See also Wadebridge External links A website about St Tudy The St Tudy CofE primary school website A collection of photographs from in and around St Tudy Categories: | ... Stoke Climsland is a village in the River Tamar Valley, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. ... Remains of Tintagel Castle Tintagel (pronounced with the stress on the second syllable; Cornish: Dintagell) is a village situated on the Atlantic coast of Cornwall, in England, UK. The village and nearby Tintagel Castle are associated with the legends surrounding King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... Location within the British Isles Wadebridge (Cornish: Ponsrys) is a market town in North Cornwall, England with a population of 6 222 (Census 2001). ... Warbstow is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, United Kingdom. ... Whitstone is a village roughly halfway between Bude and Launceston in Cornwall, England, UK. // The earliest extant mention of the village is in the Doomsday Book of 1086, when Whitstone was called Witestan, and thanks to William I, was controlled by Ralph from the Count of Mortain. ...

See also

This is a list of topics related to Cornwall, UK. The Cornwall category contains a more comprehensive selection of Cornish articles. ...

External links


 
Civil Parishes of North Cornwall District
Cornwall
Advent | Altarnun | Blisland | Bodmin | Boyton | Bude-Stratton | Camelford | Cardinham | Davidstow | Egloshayle | Egloskerry | Forrabury and Minster | Helland | Jacobstow | Kilkhampton | Laneast | Lanhydrock | Lanivet | Launcells | Launceston | Lawhitton Rural | Lesnewth | Lewannick | Lezant | Marhamchurch | Michaelstow | Morwenstow | North Hill | North Petherwin | North Tamerton | Otterham | Padstow | Poundstock | St Breock | St Breward | St Clether | St Endellion | St Ervan | St Eval | St Gennys | St Issey | St Juliot | St Kew | St Mabyn | St Merryn | St Minver Highlands | St Minver Lowlands | St Stephens | St Teath | St Thomas the Apostle Rural | St Tudy | South Petherwin | Stoke Climsland | Tintagel | Tremaine | Treneglos | Tresmeer | Trevalga | Trewen | Wadebridge | Warbstow | Week St Mary | Werrington | Whitstone | Withiel


map File links The following pages link to this file: North Cornwall Categories: GFDL images ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cornwall. ... Cornwall (Cornish: ) is a county in South West England, United Kingdom, on the peninsula that lies to the west of the River Tamar and Devon. ... Advent is a civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. ... Altarnun is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, England. ... Blisland is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, in the United Kingdom, about five miles north of Bodmin. ... Bodmin (Cornish: Bosvenegh) is a town in Cornwall, England, UK, with a population of 12,778 (2001 census). ... Boyton is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, United Kingdom, situated close to the River Tamar and the border with Devon. ... Bude-Stratton is a civil parish with a town council in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, United Kingdom. ... Camelford (Cornish: Ryskammel) is a town in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. ... Cardinham is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, about 8 miles north east of Bodmin. ... Davidstow is a town in north-east Cornwall, United Kingdom. ... Egloshayle (eglos meaning church and heyl meaning estuary in Cornish) is a small village situated near the banks of the River Camel near Wadebridge in North Cornwall, England. ... Egloskerry is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. ... Helland is a village and civil parish situated three miles north of Bodmin in Cornwall, England, UK. The parish church is dedicated to St Helena, who was the mother of Constantine I. The church comprises a chancel, nave and south aisle. ... Jacobstow is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall in the United Kingdom. ... Kilkhampton is a small village and civil parish in North Cornwall. ... Laneast is a small village near Launceston, in Cornwall, England,United Kingdom. ... Lanhydrock in 1880. ... Lanivet is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. ... Disambiguation: for the Australian town, please see Launceston, Tasmania Launceston (Cornish: Lannstefan; the English name is pronounced , or , usually without the t by the Cornish, but with by everyone else) is a town and civil parish in the north of Cornwall, England, with a population of approximately 7,000. ... Lesnewth is a village and civil parish situated in Trigg Minor in the english county of Cornwall. ... Lewannick (pronounced ) is a village near the town of Launceston in Cornwall, England, UK. Map sources Categories: | | ... Marhamchurch is a village in North Cornwall, UK. Marhamchurch lies two miles inland from Bude off the A39 Atlantic Highway to Wadebridge. ... GCHQ CSO Morwenstow satellite ground station is located on the north Cornwall coast between the small villages of Morwenstow and Coombe, UK. The station comprises above and below ground accommodation including control rooms, computer suite, briefing room and living areas. ... // North Petherwin Village North Petherwin is a small village in the South West of England. ... Location within the British Isles Padstow (Cornish: Lannwedhenek) is a small town on the north coast of Cornwall, United Kingdom, approximately 14 miles east of Newquay, at the mouth of the River Camel (Grid reference SW919754). ... St Clether is small village on Bodmin Moor, Cornwall, UK A small village beside the River Inney with the parish church standing some distance away. ... St. ... St Eval is a small village in North Cornwall, England. ... A small village in North Cornwall, England See also Wadebridge Categories: | ... St Juliot is a village near Boscastle in north-east Cornwall, UK. In 1870 the famous British novelist, short story writer, and poet Thomas Hardy was sent to plan a church restoration at St Juliot. ... St. ... St. ... A small village in North Cornwall, England See also Wadebridge Categories: | ... St Teath (pronounced ) is a small village in North Cornwall, United Kingdom. ... St Tudy is a small village in North Cornwall, United Kingdom See also Wadebridge External links A website about St Tudy The St Tudy CofE primary school website A collection of photographs from in and around St Tudy Categories: | ... Stoke Climsland is a village in the River Tamar Valley, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. ... Remains of Tintagel Castle Tintagel (pronounced with the stress on the second syllable; Cornish: Dintagell) is a village situated on the Atlantic coast of Cornwall, in England, UK. The village and nearby Tintagel Castle are associated with the legends surrounding King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... Location within the British Isles Wadebridge (Cornish: Ponsrys) is a market town in North Cornwall, England with a population of 6 222 (Census 2001). ... Warbstow is a village and civil parish in the North Cornwall district of Cornwall, United Kingdom. ... Whitstone is a village roughly halfway between Bude and Launceston in Cornwall, England, UK. // The earliest extant mention of the village is in the Doomsday Book of 1086, when Whitstone was called Witestan, and thanks to William I, was controlled by Ralph from the Count of Mortain. ...


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Cornwall (Cornish: Kernow) is a county in South West England on the peninsula that lies to the west of the River Tamar.
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North Cornwall has been source of inspiration for artists and writers for centuries: the isolation, wildness and changing moods brought by the Atlantic weather systems, and the slow pace of the countryside never fail to bring out the romantic nature in its many visitors.
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