Tremaine, Cornwall

Historical Description

Tremaine, a parish in Cornwall, 7 miles WNW of Launceston, and 1¼ mile from Tresmeer station on the L. & S.W.R. Acreage, 1062; population, 110. The living is a vicarage, annexed to Egloskerry. The church is an ancient building of granite in the Gothic style. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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
Hundred East
Poor Law union Launceston

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

Church Records

The Phillimore transcript of Marriages at Tremaine 1674-1812, Cornwall is available to browse online.

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Tremaine from the following:


Online maps of Tremaine 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.

RegionSouth West
Postal districtPL15
Post TownLaunceston