Treneglos, a parish in Cornwall, 8½ miles W by N of Launceston, and 1¼ mile from Tresmeer station on the L. & S.W.R. Post town, Launeeston; money order office, Egloskerry; telegraph office, Tresmeer. Acreage, 2760; population of the civil parish, 150; of the ecclesiastical, 546. The living is a vicarage, united with Warbstow, in the diocese of Truro; net value, £140 with residence. Patron, the Prince of Wales. The church is ancient.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Treneglos St. Werburgh|
|Poor Law union||Launceston|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Treneglos from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Treneglos (St. Werburgh))
Online maps of Treneglos are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
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.