Penrose, Cornwall

Historical Description

Penrose, a seat in the SW of Cornwall, near Looe Pool, 2 miles SW of Helston. It belonged to the Penroses, passed to the Bogerses, and was the residence of the Eev. Canon Rogers.

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


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Monmouthshire
Ecclesiastical parish Penrose St. Cadocus
Hundred Raglan
Poor Law union Monmouth

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Penrose from the following:

RegionSouth West
Postal districtPL27
Post TownWadebridge