Mitchell, Michell, or St Michael, Cornwall

Historical Description

Mitchell, Michell, or St Michael, a village, partly in St Enoder parish, Cornwall, 5 miles from Grampound Road station on the G.W.R. Post town, St Austell. It is a decayed ancient borough; sent two members to Parliament from the time of Edward VI. till disfranchised by the Reform Act of 1832.

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Cornwall papers online:


Visitations Heraldic

We have a copy of The Visitations of Cornwall, by Lieut.-Col. J.L. Vivian online.