Gunnislake, Cornwall

Historical Description

Gunnislake, a small village in Calstock parish, Cornwall, with a post, money order, and telegraph office. The Tamar and Rit Hill Granite Company have extensive quarries here, and the stone is of a very fine quality. There is a small weekly market. There are Wesleyan Methodist and Bible Christian chapels.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


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Visitations Heraldic

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RegionSouth West
Postal districtPL18