Tregavethan, Cornwall

Historical Description

Tregavethan, formerly an extra-parochial manor, now a parish, in Cornwall, 4 miles from Truro station on the G.W.R. Post town, Truro. Acreage, 1007; population, 45.

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 Cornwall
Civil parish Kea
Hundred Powder
Poor Law union Truro

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Tregavethan from the following:

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.