Townshend, Cornwall

Historical Description

Townshend, a hamlet in the SW of Cornwall, 4 miles from Hayle. It has a post office under Hayle.

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

Maps

Online maps of Townshend are available from a number of sites:


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.