Trewen, a parish in Cornwall, 3 miles from Egloskerry station on the L. & S.W.R. Post town, Launceston. Acreage, 994; population, 124. The living is a parochial chapelry under Petherwin, in the gift of the University of Oxford. The church is a small and ancient building of Polyphast stone. There is a Wesleyan chapel at Piper's Pool.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Trewen St. Michael|
|Poor Law union||Launceston|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Trewen from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Trewen (St. Michael))
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Cornwall papers online:
- Royal Cornwall Gazette
- West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser
- Lake's Falmouth Packet and Cornwall Advertiser
We have a copy of The Visitations of Cornwall, by Lieut.-Col. J.L. Vivian online.