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Name Type Parish/Hundred Meaning Historic forms
Boshydrek Settlement St Dominick
East Wivelshire
Abbey Hill
Mena An Abatti
(Lelant)
Street St Ives
Abbot's Hendra
Hendrabas
Settlement Davidstow
Lesnewth
<hen> ancient/former + <tre> 'farmstead' + <abas> 'abbot' Abbodeshendre 1302 (Gover, 1948) Abbotts Hender 1662 (Gover, 1948)
Ackland Place
Tyller Ackland
(Quintrell Downs)
Street Colan
Acorn Drive
Rosva Vesen
(St Austell)
Street St Austell
Adela Road
Fordh Adela
Street Torpoint
Adelaide Street
Stret Adelaide
(Camborne)
Street Camborne
Adelaide Street
Stret Adelaide
(Penzance)
Street Penzance
Adeston Road
Fordh Adeston
(Padstow)
Street Padstow
Adjaporth
Ajwaporth
Coastal Feature Madron
Penwith
<ajwa~aswa> ‘gap, pass, breach’ + <porth> ‘cove, landing place, entrance’ Adiaporth 1500 (Pool, 1985) Adjaporth (field) 1614 (Padel, 1985) Adgeaporth 1635 (Pool, The History of the Town and Borough of Penzance, 1974, p. 37) Adjarporth 1663 (Pool, 1985)
Advent
Pluw Adwenn
Civil Parish Advent
Lesnewth
<pluw> 'parish' + <Adwenn> personal name See entry for settlement
Advent
Pluwadwenn
Ecclesiastic Parish Advent
Lesnewth
<pluw> 'parish' + <Adwenn> personal name See entry for settlement
Advent
Adwenn
Settlement Advent
Lesnewth
<Adwenn> hanow personek ~ personal name Capella Sancti Adweny 1302 (Gover, 1948) (de) Sancto Adweno 1308 (Gover, 1948) Parochia Sancti Adwyny 1327 (Gover, 1948) Parochia de Adwyn 1327 (Gover, 1948) Parochia Sancti Adweni 1335 (Gover, 1948) capelle Sancte Athewenne 1342 (Gover, 1948) Parochia Sancti Adeweni 1347 (Gover, 1948) Parochia de Adewyn 1349 (Gover, 1948) Parochia de Seint Athwane 1435 (Gover, 1948) Adven 1535 (Gover, 1948) St Aduene 1584 (Gover, 1948) Parish of Advent or St Tathen 1598 (Gover, 1948)
Agar Crescent
Gwarak Agar
(Camborne)
Street Camborne
Aglets Way
Hyns Greun Spernen
(St Austell)
Street St Austell
Agnelesmylle
Melinagnel
Settlement Lanivet
Pydarshire
<melin> 'mill' + <Anel> personal name Agnelesmylle 1415 (Gover, 1948)
Agnelesmylle [the mill]
Melin Agnel
Place Lanivet
Pydarshire
<melin> 'mill' + <Anel> personal name Agnelesmylle 1415 (Gover, 1948)
Albany Court
Garth Albany
(Redruth)
Street Redruth
Albany Road
Fordh Albany
(Falmouth)
Street Falmouth
Albany Road
Fordh Albani
(Truro)
Street Truro
Albany Terrace
Fordh Albany
(St Ives)
Street St Ives
Albaston
Trevalba
Settlement Calstock
East Wivelshire
<tre> 'farmstead' + <Alba> obscure, possible personal name Alveveston c.1286 Aliveston 1303 Alptone 1303 Alpiston’ 1337 Alpeston’ 1337 Alpeston 1341 Albeston 1399 Albeston 1650 Albeston 1838 Albaston 1876
Albert Pier
Kay Albert
Place Madron
Penwith
<kay> ‘quay’ + <Albert> personal name – Albert Albert Pier 1888 (OS 1888)(Bond, 2009) Albert Pier 1995 (OS 1995) Albert Pier 2005 (OS 2005)
Albert Road
Fordh Albert
Street St Ives
Albert Street
Stret Albert
(Penzance)
Street Penzance
Albert Terrace
Terras Albert
(Lostwithiel)
Street Lostwithiel
Albertus Drive
Rosva Albertus
(Hayle)
Street Hayle
Albertus Gardens
Lowarth Albertus
(Hayle)
Street Hayle
Albertus Road
Fordh Albertus
(Hayle)
Street Hayle
Aldreath

Haldreth
Settlement Madron
Penwith
<hal> ‘marsh, moor’ + <treth> ‘sand’ Hall Dreath c.1840 (TA 1840) (Pool, 1985)