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Helston (Hellys) is a town and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. [1]

99 relations: A roads in Zone 3 of the Great Britain numbering scheme, A tour thro' the whole island of Great Britain, A39 road, Airport, Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Ancient borough, Antiqua maneria, Ben Salfield, Bob Fitzsimmons, Bologna, Boxing, Brittany, Celtic mythology, Charles Alexander Johns, Charles Henderson (historian), Charles Kingsley, Civil parish, Conservative Party (UK), Cornish Main Line, Cornwall, Cornwall Airport Newquay, Cornwall Council, Daniel Defoe, Derek Thomas (politician), Derwent Coleridge, Dictionary of National Biography, Disused railway stations on the Cornish Main Line, Domesday Book, Duke of Cornwall, Edmund, 2nd Earl of Cornwall, England, English Channel, Escutcheon (heraldry), Falmouth, Cornwall, First South West, Furry Dance, Geomorphology, Great Western Railway, Gymnastics, Hayle, Helston (UK Parliament constituency), Helston Athletic F.C., Helston Community College, Helston Museum, Helston Railway, Helston railway station, Helston RFC, Helston Town Band, Henry Trengrouse, Hyacinthoides non-scripta, ..., Isles of Scilly, James Trevenen, John Coleridge, 1st Baron Coleridge, John Rogers (divine), John, King of England, Köppen climate classification, King George's Fields, Last glacial period, Los Angeles, Market town, Met Office, Middle Ages, Morning dress, Motte-and-bailey castle, National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty, Oceanic climate, Packet Newspapers, Penrose, Cornwall, Penryn, Cornwall, Penzance, Plougasnou, Poldark Mine, Redruth, Redruth railway station, Reform Act 1832, Richard Carew (antiquary), Richard Edmonds (scientist), River Cober, RNAS Culdrose (HMS Seahawk), Saint Piran, Sasso Marconi, Shoal, Silene dioica, Sister city, South West England (European Parliament constituency), St Ives (UK Parliament constituency), Stannary, The Flambards Experience, The Floral Dance, The Lizard, The Loe, The West Briton, Thomas Rowe Edmonds, Tin coinage, Truro, United Kingdom, Unreformed House of Commons, Weather station, Wheal Vor. Expand index (49 more) »

A roads in Zone 3 of the Great Britain numbering scheme

List of A roads in zone 3 in Great Britain starting west of the A3 and south of the A4 (roads beginning with 3).

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A tour thro' the whole island of Great Britain

A tour thro' the whole island of Great Britain is an account of his travels by English author Daniel Defoe, first published in three volumes between 1724 and 1727.

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A39 road

The A39 is an A road in south west England.

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Airport

An airport is an aerodrome with extended facilities, mostly for commercial air transport.

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Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892) was Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one of the most popular British poets.

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Ancient borough

The ancient boroughs were a historic unit of lower-tier local government in England and Wales.

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Antiqua maneria

The Antiqua maneria (ancient manors), or assessionable manors, were the original 17 manors belonging to the Earldom of Cornwall.

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Ben Salfield

Benjamin Dieter Salfield (born 1971) is an English lutenist, composer, teacher and promoter.

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Bob Fitzsimmons

Robert James Fitzsimmons (26 May 1863 – 22 October 1917) was a British professional boxer who made boxing history as the sport's first three-division world champion.

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Bologna

Bologna (Bulåggna; Bononia) is the capital and largest city of the Emilia-Romagna Region in Northern Italy.

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Boxing

Boxing is a combat sport in which two people, usually wearing protective gloves, throw punches at each other for a predetermined set of time in a boxing ring.

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Brittany

Brittany (Bretagne; Breizh, pronounced or; Gallo: Bertaèyn, pronounced) is a cultural region in the northwest of France, covering the western part of what was known as Armorica during the period of Roman occupation.

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Celtic mythology

Celtic mythology is the mythology of Celtic polytheism, the religion of the Iron Age Celts.

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Charles Alexander Johns

Charles Alexander Johns (1811–1874) was a 19th-century British botanist and educator who was the author of a long series of popular books on natural history.

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Charles Henderson (historian)

Charles Gordon Henderson (11 July 1900 – 24 September 1933) was a historian and antiquarian of Cornwall.

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Charles Kingsley

Charles Kingsley (12 June 1819 – 23 January 1875) was a broad church priest of the Church of England, a university professor, social reformer, historian and novelist.

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Civil parish

In England, a civil parish is a territorial designation which is the lowest tier of local government below districts and counties, or their combined form, the unitary authority.

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Conservative Party (UK)

The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.

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Cornish Main Line

The Cornish Main Line is a railway line in Cornwall in the United Kingdom.

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Cornwall

Cornwall (Kernow) is a county in South West England in the United Kingdom.

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Cornwall Airport Newquay

Cornwall Airport Newquay is the main commercial airport for Cornwall.

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Cornwall Council

Cornwall Council (Konsel Kernow) is the unitary authority for the county of Cornwall in the United Kingdom, not including the Isles of Scilly, which has its own council.

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Daniel Defoe

Daniel Defoe (13 September 1660 - 24 April 1731), born Daniel Foe, was an English trader, writer, journalist, pamphleteer and spy.

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Derek Thomas (politician)

Derek Gordon Thomas is a British Conservative Party politician.

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Derwent Coleridge

Derwent Coleridge (1800–1883), third child of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, was a distinguished English scholar and author.

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Dictionary of National Biography

The Dictionary of National Biography (DNB) is a standard work of reference on notable figures from British history, published from 1885.

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Disused railway stations on the Cornish Main Line

There are seventeen disused railway stations on the Cornish Main Line between Plymouth in Devon and Penzance in Cornwall, England.

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Domesday Book

Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror.

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Duke of Cornwall

Duke of Cornwall is a title in the Peerage of England, traditionally held by the eldest son of the reigning British monarch, previously the English monarch.

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Edmund, 2nd Earl of Cornwall

Edmund of Almain (26 December 1249 – 1300) was the second Earl of Cornwall of the fourth creation from 1272.

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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English Channel

The English Channel (la Manche, "The Sleeve"; Ärmelkanal, "Sleeve Channel"; Mor Breizh, "Sea of Brittany"; Mor Bretannek, "Sea of Brittany"), also called simply the Channel, is the body of water that separates southern England from northern France and links the southern part of the North Sea to the Atlantic Ocean.

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Escutcheon (heraldry)

In heraldry, an escutcheon is a shield that forms the main or focal element in an achievement of arms.

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Falmouth, Cornwall

Falmouth (Aberfala) is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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First South West

First South West is a bus company operating services in the English counties of Somerset and Cornwall.

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Furry Dance

The Furry Dance (pronounced /ˈfʌri/), takes place in Helston, Cornwall, UK.

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Geomorphology

Geomorphology (from Ancient Greek: γῆ, gê, "earth"; μορφή, morphḗ, "form"; and λόγος, lógos, "study") is the scientific study of the origin and evolution of topographic and bathymetric features created by physical, chemical or biological processes operating at or near the Earth's surface.

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Great Western Railway

The Great Western Railway (GWR) was a British railway company that linked London with the south-west and west of England, the Midlands, and most of Wales.

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Gymnastics

Gymnastics is a sport that requires balance, strength, flexibility, agility, coordination, and endurance.

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Hayle

Hayle (Heyl, "estuary") is a small town, civil parish and cargo port in west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Helston (UK Parliament constituency)

Helston, sometimes known as Helleston, was a parliamentary borough centred on the small town of Helston in Cornwall.

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Helston Athletic F.C.

Helston Athletic Football Club is a football club based in Helston, Cornwall, England.

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Helston Community College

Helston Community College (formerly Gwealhellis Secondary Modern School) is a coeducational foundation secondary school and sixth form located in Helston, in the English county of Cornwall.

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Helston Museum

Helston Museum is a museum situated in the former market town of Helston, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Helston Railway

| The Helston Railway is a heritage railway in Cornwall which aims to rebuild and preserve as much as possible of the former GWR Helston Railway between Nancegollen and Water-Ma-Trout on the outskirts of Helston.

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Helston railway station

Helston railway station was the terminus of the Helston Railway in Cornwall, United Kingdom.

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Helston RFC

Helston RFC is a rugby union club in Cornwall which has been in existence since 1965.

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Helston Town Band

Helston Town Band is a brass band in the Cornish town of Helston.

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Henry Trengrouse

Henry Trengrouse (18 March 1772 – 14 February 1854) the inventor of the ‘Rocket’ life-saving apparatus, was born in Helston, Cornwall, United Kingdom.

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Hyacinthoides non-scripta

Hyacinthoides non-scripta (formerly Endymion non-scriptus or Scilla non-scripta) is a bulbous perennial plant, found in Atlantic areas from north-western Spain to the British Isles, and also frequently used as a garden plant.

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Isles of Scilly

The Isles of Scilly (Syllan or Enesek Syllan) is an archipelago off the southwestern tip of Cornwall.

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James Trevenen

James Trevenen (1 January 1760 – 9 August 1790) was an officer in the Royal Navy and the Imperial Russian Navy.

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John Coleridge, 1st Baron Coleridge

John Duke Coleridge, 1st Baron Coleridge, PC (3 December 1820 – 14 June 1894) was an English lawyer, judge and Liberal politician.

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John Rogers (divine)

John Rogers (17 July 1778 – 12 June 1856) was an English Anglican priest, mine-owner, botanist, mineralogist, and scholar of Hebrew and Syriac.

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John, King of England

John (24 December 1166 – 19 October 1216), also known as John Lackland (Norman French: Johan sanz Terre), was King of England from 1199 until his death in 1216.

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Köppen climate classification

The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.

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King George's Fields

A King George's Field is a public open space in the United Kingdom dedicated to the memory of King George V (3 June 1865 – 20 January 1936).

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Last glacial period

The last glacial period occurred from the end of the Eemian interglacial to the end of the Younger Dryas, encompassing the period years ago.

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.

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Market town

Market town or market right is a legal term, originating in the Middle Ages, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets, distinguishing it from a village and city.

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Met Office

The Met Office (officially the Meteorological Office) is the United Kingdom's national weather service.

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Middle Ages

In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

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Morning dress

Morning dress is the formal dress code for day attire, consisting chiefly of, for men, a morning coat, waistcoat, and formal trousers, and an appropriate gown for women.

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Motte-and-bailey castle

A motte-and-bailey castle is a fortification with a wooden or stone keep situated on a raised earthwork called a motte, accompanied by an enclosed courtyard, or bailey, surrounded by a protective ditch and palisade.

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National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty

The National Trust, formally the National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty, is a conservation organisation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and the largest membership organisation in the United Kingdom.

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Oceanic climate

An oceanic or highland climate, also known as a marine or maritime climate, is the Köppen classification of climate typical of west coasts in higher middle latitudes of continents, and generally features cool summers (relative to their latitude) and cool winters, with a relatively narrow annual temperature range and few extremes of temperature, with the exception for transitional areas to continental, subarctic and highland climates.

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Packet Newspapers

Packet Newspapers (Cornwall) Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Newsquest media group, which publishes the Packet series of weekly tabloid newspapers.

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Penrose, Cornwall

Penrose (Cornish: Penros) is a house (in private ownership) and National Trust estate, east of Porthleven and in the civil parish of Sithney, Cornwall, England.

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Penryn, Cornwall

Penryn (Pennrynn, meaning 'promontory') is a civil parish and town in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Penzance

Penzance (Pennsans) is a town, civil parish and port in Cornwall, in England, United Kingdom.

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Plougasnou

Plougasnou is a commune in the Finistère department in Brittany in northwestern France, located about 75 kilometres east of Brest.

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Poldark Mine

Poldark Mine is a museum and tin mine that can be explored near the town of Helston in Cornwall, UK.

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Redruth

Redruth (Resrudh) is a town and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Redruth railway station

Redruth Station serves the town of Redruth, Cornwall, United Kingdom, and is situated on the Cornish Main Line between Truro and Camborne.

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Reform Act 1832

The Representation of the People Act 1832 (known informally as the 1832 Reform Act, Great Reform Act or First Reform Act to distinguish it from subsequent Reform Acts) was an Act of Parliament of the United Kingdom (indexed as 2 & 3 Will. IV c. 45) that introduced wide-ranging changes to the electoral system of England and Wales.

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Richard Carew (antiquary)

Richard Carew (17 July 1555 – 6 November 1620) was a Cornish translator and antiquary.

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Richard Edmonds (scientist)

Richard Edmonds (18 September 1801 – 12 March 1886) was a notable British scientific writer of the Victorian period.

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River Cober

The River Cober (Dowr Kohar) is a short river in west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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RNAS Culdrose (HMS Seahawk)

Royal Naval Air Station Culdrose (RNAS Culdrose, also known as HMS Seahawk; ICAO: EGDR) is a Royal Navy airbase near Helston on the Lizard Peninsula of Cornwall UK, and is the largest helicopter base in Europe.

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Saint Piran

Saint Piran or Pyran (Peran, Piranus), died c. 480,. Oecumenical Patriarchate, Archdiocese of Thyateira and Great Britain.

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Sasso Marconi

Sasso Marconi (Bolognese: Al Sâs) is a town and comune of the province of Bologna in northern Italy, south-southwest of Bologna.

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Shoal

In oceanography, geomorphology, and earth sciences, a shoal is a natural submerged ridge, bank, or bar that consists of, or is covered by, sand or other unconsolidated material, and rises from the bed of a body of water to near the surface.

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Silene dioica

Silene dioica (syn. Melandrium rubrum), known as red campion and red catchfly, is a herbaceous flowering plant in the family Caryophyllaceae, native throughout central, western and northern Europe, and locally in southern Europe.

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Sister city

Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.

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South West England (European Parliament constituency)

South West England is a constituency of the European Parliament.

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St Ives (UK Parliament constituency)

St.

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Stannary

The word stannary is historically applied to.

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The Flambards Experience

Flambards is an amusement park on the southern outskirts of the town of Helston in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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The Floral Dance

"The Floral Dance" is a popular English song describing the annual Furry Dance in Helston, Cornwall.

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The Lizard

The Lizard (An Lysardh) is a peninsula in southern Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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The Loe

The Loe (An Logh), also known as Loe Pool, is the largest natural freshwater lake in Cornwall, United Kingdom.

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The West Briton

The West Briton is a local weekly newspaper published every Thursday.

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Thomas Rowe Edmonds

Thomas Rowe Edmonds (1803–1889) was an English actuary and political economist.

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Tin coinage

In Devon and Cornwall, tin coinage was a tax on refined tin, payable to the Duchy of Cornwall and administered in the Stannary Towns.

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Truro

Truro (Truru) is a city and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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Unreformed House of Commons

The unreformed House of Commons is a name given to the House of Commons of Great Britain and (after 1800) the House of Commons of the United Kingdom before it was reformed by the Reform Act 1832.

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Weather station

A weather station is a facility, either on land or sea, with instruments and equipment for measuring atmospheric conditions to provide information for weather forecasts and to study the weather and climate.

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Wheal Vor

Wheal Vor was a metalliferous mine about north west of Helston and north of the village of Breage in the west of Cornwall, England, UK.

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References

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