Kilmarth, Cornwall

Historical Description

Kilmarth, a mountain in the NE of Cornwall, 6½ miles N of Liskeard. It forms a ridge, extending from E to W, is nearly precipitous on the N side, attains an altitude of 1277 feet, has a granitic summit-line of very rugged and fantastic form, and bears to the W of its highest point a pile of rocks which has the appearance of a leaning tower.

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

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