List of Cornish flags

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^ Cornwall is part of England,
however the Cornish people are
a recognised national minority of
the UK.

This is a list of flags that are used exclusively in Cornwall, or by the Cornish people, a recognised national minority of the United Kingdom.

Common flag[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of Cornwall.svg c19th[1] Saint Piran's Cross, named for the Cornish patron saint, also known as the Flag of Cornwall (Baner Peran). A centred white cross on a black background

Royal standards[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Flag of the Duke of Cornwall.svg Pre-1695 Standard of the Duke of Cornwall 15 Cornish golden bezants on a black field


Flag Date Use Description
ScillonianCross.svg The Scillonian Cross, the official flag of the Isles of Scilly.

Historical flags[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Pre-1415 Two Cornish wrestlers in a hitch, still used by the Cornish Wrestling association. Supposed used at Agincourt
 ? The Cornish chough used as a kind of emblem


Flag Date Use Description
Burgee of the Royal Fowey Yacht Club.svg Royal Fowey Yacht Club


Flag Date Use Description
Cornish Ensign.svg Unofficial Cornish ensign[2]
Ensign of the Duke of Cornwall.svg Another unofficial Cornish ensign flown by the ship 'Sweet Promise' during the 'Brest 2000' festival. The Cornish flag defaced with the Standard of the Duke of Cornwall in the canton.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Flag of Cornwall". The Flag Institute. Retrieved 23 June 2017. 
  2. ^ Flags of the World Archived 2007-01-17 at the Wayback Machine.