Plain-an-Gwarry

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Plain-an-Gwarry
Plain-an-Gwarry is located in Cornwall
Plain-an-Gwarry
Plain-an-Gwarry
Plain-an-Gwarry shown within Cornwall
OS grid reference SW694423
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
EU Parliament South West England
List of places
UK
England
Cornwall
50°14′10″N 5°14′06″W / 50.236°N 5.235°W / 50.236; -5.235Coordinates: 50°14′10″N 5°14′06″W / 50.236°N 5.235°W / 50.236; -5.235

Plain-an-Gwarry (Cornish: Plen an Gwari) is a hamlet in the west of Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK.[1] The name derives from Cornish plen an gwari (meaning "playing place"), an open-air performance area used historically for entertainment and instruction.

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  1. ^ Ordnance Survey One-inch Map of Great Britain; Land's End, sheet 189. 1961