Cornwall

Cornwall is a duchy in the south west of the United Kingdom. Lying west of from which it is separated by the River Tamar, Cornwall is one of the more isolated and distinctive parts of the but is also one of its most popular with holidaymakers.

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is a small cathedral city in the Duchy of Cornwall, of which it is the administrative capital. Photo: Tim Green, CC BY 2.0.

is the most south-westerly town in Cornwall. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a seaside town on the north coast of Cornwall, near . Photo: Simon Burchell, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the most southwesterly point in Britain and part of Cornwall in the . Photo: Oltau, CC BY 3.0.

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is a seaside town in south Cornwall. Famous for its beaches, it is home to the world's third largest natural harbour. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a village on the north coast of Cornwall and is best known for its medieval castle, which is also known as King Arthur's Castle. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is the surf capital of Great Britain. Generally a youthful vibrant town in the county of Cornwall. Photo: Proper Handsome, CC BY-SA 3.0.

a small town of around 15,000 people in the middle of Cornwall to the south west of Moor. Photo: Tony Hisgett, CC BY 2.0.

is a town in Cornwall, England. Its main attraction is the Eden Project, a huge outdoor and indoor collection of plants from around the world. Photo: Amj2264, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town and civil parish in Cornwall, England. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town and civil parish in south Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Photo: Ed Webster, CC BY 2.0.

is a small town, civil parish and cargo port in the Penwith district of Cornwall, England, UK. Photo: Tim Green, CC BY 2.0.

is a town, ancient borough, and civil parish in Cornwall, , . Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is small historic fishing village on the north coast of Cornwall, famous for being the residence of TV celebrity chef Rick Stein. Photo: Bob Linsdell, CC BY 3.0.

is a small market town in the south west of Cornwall which is famous for its Flora Day celebrations and Furry Dance. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small fishing town on the south coast of Cornwall, situated at the mouth of the river . Photo: Keven Law, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a market town in North Cornwall, , UK, with a population of 7,900. Photo: Oltau, CC BY 3.0.

is a seaside town in north east Cornwall, England, in the civil parish of Bude-Stratton and at the mouth of the River Neet. Photo: Matt Prosser, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a coastal town and civil parish in south-east Cornwall, England, with a population of 5,280… Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a spectacularly located fishing village and tourist attraction on the north coast of Cornwall, in the southwest of . Photo: DKrieger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

St Just is the mainland of the UK's most westerly town with a population of around 3000 in Cornwall. Photo: JCNazza, CC BY 3.0.

is a civil parish and town, on the shore of in Cornwall, England, UK. Photo: Chris Combe, CC BY 2.0.

is a town in Cornwall in . The designation Major distinguishes it from the smaller settlement and parish of St Columb Minor on the coast. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town, civil parish and fishing port near in Cornwall, England, UK. Photo: Bs0u10e01, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a large village, civil parish, and fishing harbour within the Heritage Coastline in south Cornwall, England. Photo: ThinkingGuy, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a charming fishing village in Cornwall in , known for its picturesque harbour. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a peninsula in Britain and part of Cornwall in the . Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Photo: dennis white, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village, fishing port and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small village in the far west of Cornwall. Photo: Andrew Bone, CC BY 2.0.

is small seaside resort on the north coast of Cornwall, . Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a village and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a picturesque coastal village in Cornwall. Photo: Bob Linsdell, CC BY 3.0.

is a seaside town and fishing port in south-west Cornwall, UK.Newlyn lies on the shore of and forms a small conurbation with the neighbouring town of . Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a parish in the south coast of Cornwall, near . Photo: Worm That Turned, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a seaside resort and village in Cornwall, UK. Photo: Vdemedina, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a coastal fishing village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Photo: Andrew Bone, CC BY 2.0.

is a coastal village directly south-east of in Cornwall. Photo: Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Cornwall

Latitude of center
50.4167° or 50° 25' north
Longitude of center
-4.75° or 4° 45' west
Population
554,000
Abbreviation
CON
United Nations Location Code
GB CW9
Elevation
430 feet (131 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 302323776
Geo­Names ID
2652355
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Cornwall
  • Arabic: Cornwall
  • Arabic: كورنوال
  • Aragonese: Cornualla
  • Armenian: Կոռնուոլ
  • Asturian; Bable: Cornualles
  • Azerbaijani: Kornuoll
  • Basque: Kornualles
  • Belarusian: Графства Корнуал
  • Belarusian: Корнуал
  • Belarusian: Корнўал
  • Belarusian: Корнўол
  • Belarusian: Паўвостраў Корнуал
  • Bengali: কর্নওয়াল
  • Breton: Kernev-Veur
  • Bulgarian: Корнуол
  • Catalan: Cornualla
  • Cebuano: Cornwall
  • Chinese: Kernow
  • Chinese: 康和郡
  • Chinese: 康沃爾郡
  • Chinese: 康瓦爾郡
  • Cornish: Kernow
  • Croatian: Cornwall
  • Czech: Cornwall
  • Danish: Cornwall
  • Dutch: Cornwall
  • Dutch: Kernow
  • Emiliano-Romagnolo: Curnuvàglia
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Cornweal
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Cornweall
  • English: Kernow
  • English: The English Riviera
  • Esperanto: Kornvalo
  • Estonian: Cornwall
  • Faroese: Cornwall
  • Finnish: Cornwall
  • French: Cornouailles
  • French: Kernow
  • Frisian: Cornwall
  • Gaelic (Scots): A’ Chòrn
  • Gallegan: Cornualles
  • Gallegan: Kernow
  • Georgian: კორნუოლი
  • German: Cornwall
  • German: Kernow
  • Greek: Κορνουάλη
  • Gujarati: કોર્નવોલ
  • Hebrew: קורנוול
  • Hindi: कॉर्नवल
  • Hungarian: Cornwall
  • Icelandic: Cornwall
  • Ido: Kornwal
  • Indonesian: Cornwall
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Cornuallia
  • Interlingue: Cornwall
  • Irish: Corn na Breataine
  • Italian: Cornovaglia
  • Japanese: コーンウォール
  • Kannada: ಕಾರ್ನ್ವಾಲ್
  • Korean: 콘월주
  • Kurdish: Kornwall
  • Latin: Corinia
  • Latin: Cornubia
  • Latvian: Kornvola
  • Letzeburgesch: Cornwall
  • Lithuanian: Kornvalis
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Kornwallis
  • Macedonian: Корнвол
  • Malagasy: Cornwall
  • Malay (generic): Cornwall
  • Manx: Yn Chorn
  • Marathi: कॉर्नवॉल
  • Mazanderani: کورن‌وال
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kernow
  • Mirandese: Cornualha
  • Nepali: कोर्न्वल
  • Northern Sami: Kernow
  • Norwegian: Cornwall
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Cornwall
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Cornwall
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Cornoalha
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Корнуолл
  • Persian: کورن وال
  • Persian: کورن‌وال
  • Polish: Kornwalia
  • Portuguese: Cornualha
  • Quechua: Cornwall
  • Romanian: Cornwall
  • Russian: Западный Уэльс
  • Russian: Корнваллис
  • Russian: Корнуолл
  • Russian: Корнуэлл
  • Sardinian: Cornovàllia
  • Sardinian: Cornwall
  • Scots: Cornwall
  • Serbian: Корнвол
  • Serbo-Croatian: Cornwall
  • Sicilian: Curnuvagghia
  • Slovak: Cornwall
  • Slovenian: Cornwall
  • Sorbian, Lower: Korniska
  • Sorbian, Upper: Cornwall
  • Sorbian, Upper: Korniska
  • Spanish: Cornualles
  • Swahili (generic): Cornwall
  • Swedish: Cornwall
  • Tagalog: Cornualles
  • Tajik: Корнуолл
  • Tamil: கார்ன்வால் மாவட்டம்
  • Tamil: கோர்ன்வால்
  • Tatar: Корнволл
  • Telugu: కార్న్వాల్
  • Thai: คอร์นวอลล์
  • Turkish: Cornwall
  • Turkish: Törensel Cornwall Kontluğu
  • Uighur: Kornwél
  • Ukrainian: Корнвол
  • Ukrainian: Корнволл
  • Ukrainian: Корнуол
  • Ukrainian: Корнуолл
  • Urdu: کورنوال
  • Urdu: کونوال
  • Uzbek: Kornuoll
  • Venetian: Cornovagia
  • Venetian: Cornovaja
  • Vietnamese: Cornwall
  • Vlaams: Cornwall
  • Volapük: Cornwall
  • Waray (Philippines): Cornwall
  • Welsh: Cernyw
  • Western Panjabi: کارنوال
  • Wu Chinese: 康沃尔
  • Yiddish: קארנוואל
  • Yue Chinese: 康和郡
  • Zeeuws: Cornwall
  • County of Cornwall
  • Kornwalijo

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