Cuckoo Rock to Turbot Point

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Coordinates: 50°14′09″N 4°51′09″W / 50.2357°N 4.8524°W / 50.2357; -4.8524

Manare Point

Cuckoo Rock to Turbot Point is a coastal Geological Conservation Review site and Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) in Cornwall, England, UK, noted for its geological interest.[1]


The 102.5-hectare (253-acre) site, notified in 1998, surrounds Veryan Bay on the south Cornish coast, 13 kilometres (8.1 mi) south-east of the city of Truro. It starts in the west at Manare Point, south of Portloe and ends at Gell Point, passing through the shores at Caerhays Castle.[2][3]


  1. ^ "Cuckoo Rock to Turbot Point" (PDF). Natural England. 1998. Retrieved 29 November 2011. 
  2. ^ "Cuckoo Rock to Turbot Point map". Natural England. Retrieved 29 November 2011. 
  3. ^ Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 204 Truro & Falmouth ISBN 978-0-319-23149-4