Outline of Cornwall

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The Cornish peninsula is at the south-western tip of Great Britain
The Eden Project, near St Austell
The Minack Theatre, near Land's End

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Cornwall: Cornwallceremonial county and unitary authority area of England within the United Kingdom. Cornwall is a peninsula bordered to the north and west by the Celtic Sea,[1] to the south by the English Channel, and to the east by the county of Devon, over the River Tamar. Cornwall is also a royal duchy of the United Kingdom. It has an estimated population of half a million and it has its own distinctive history and culture.

General reference[edit]

Geography of Cornwall[edit]

Geography of Cornwall

Environment of Cornwall[edit]

Natural geographic features of Cornwall[edit]

Extreme points[edit]
Beaches of Cornwall[edit]
Bodies of water of Cornwall[edit]
Islands of Cornwall[edit]
Scilly Isles: map by John Bartholomew

Wildlife of Cornwall[edit]

Flora of Cornwall[edit]
Fauna of Cornwall[edit]
Wildlife conservation[edit]

Places in Cornwall[edit]

Places in Cornwall

Towns and settlements in Cornwall[edit]

Further places of interest[edit]

indicates Access Land

Demography of Cornwall[edit]

Politics of Cornwall[edit]

Politics of Cornwall

Elections in Cornwall[edit]

Government of Cornwall[edit]

Local government districts in Cornwall[edit]


Cornish politicians[edit]

Current MPs

All of Cornwall's current MPs are Conservatives.

Past MPs
Other politicians

Law and order in Cornwall[edit]

Law enforcement in Cornwall[edit]

Royal titles[edit]

Military in Cornwall[edit]

History of Cornwall[edit]

History of Cornwall

History of Cornwall by period[edit]

History of Cornwall by subject[edit]


Culture of Cornwall[edit]

Culture of Cornwall

The arts in Cornwall[edit]

Architecture in Cornwall[edit]

Castles and houses in Cornwall[edit]
Lighthouses in Cornwall[edit]

Literature of Cornwall[edit]

Literature in Cornish

Cornish folklore[edit]

Cornish folklore

Media in Cornwall[edit]

Media in Cornwall

Music of Cornwall[edit]

Cornish music

Cuisine of Cornwall[edit]

Cuisine of Cornwall

Icons of Cornwall[edit]

Flag of Cornwall.

Language in Cornwall[edit]

Cornish words and names[edit]

Linguistics organizations[edit]


People of Cornwall[edit]

Noble and notable families[edit]

Religion in Cornwall[edit]

Sport in Cornwall[edit]

Economy and infrastructure of Cornwall[edit]

Economy of Cornwall

Mining in Cornwall[edit]

Mining in Cornwall

Transport in Cornwall[edit]

Transport in Cornwall

Air travel in Cornwall[edit]

Rail transport in Cornwall[edit]

Railways (present day)[edit]

Railways (heritage & history)[edit]

Roads in Cornwall[edit]

Buses and coaches in Cornwall[edit]

Maritime transport in Cornwall[edit]

Ships and boats in Cornwall[edit]

Healthcare in Cornwall[edit]

Healthcare in Cornwall

Education in Cornwall[edit]

Primary education
Secondary education
Tertiary education

See also[edit]


  1. ^ International Hydrographic Organization

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Cornwall