Carnmenellis, an ecclesiastical district in Cornwall, on the river Kennal, near the Cornwall railway, 4 miles S of Redruth, which is the post town. Population, 1676. Carnmenellis Hill here is 822 feet high. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Truro; value £220.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
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Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Carnmenellis from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Carn-Menellis)
Online maps of Carnmenellis are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Cornwall papers online:
- Royal Cornwall Gazette
- West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser
- Lake's Falmouth Packet and Cornwall Advertiser
We have a copy of The Visitations of Cornwall, by Lieut.-Col. J.L. Vivian online.