Newquay

related topics
{city, large, area}
{water, park, boat}
{island, water, area}
{land, century, early}
{line, north, south}
{car, race, vehicle}
{town, population, incorporate}
{day, year, event}
{service, military, aircraft}
{theory, work, human}
{village, small, smallsup}
{mi², represent, 1st}
{build, building, house}
{food, make, wine}

Coordinates: 50°24′43″N 5°04′33″W / 50.4120°N 5.0757°W / 50.4120; -5.0757

Newquay (Cornish: Tewyn Plustry/Towan Blystra) is a town, civil parish, seaside resort and fishing port in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It is situated on the north Atlantic coast of Cornwall approximately 20 miles (32 km) west of Bodmin and 12 miles (19 km) north of Truro.[1]

The town is bounded to the west by the River Gannel and its associated salt marsh, and to the east by the Porth Valley. Newquay has been expanding inland (south) since it was founded.

In 2001 the census recorded a permanent population of 19,562.[2]

Contents

Full article ▸

related documents
Crystal Palace, London
Reşiţa
Roseau
Klagenfurt
Thurrock
Gijón
Hamilton, South Lanarkshire
Guatemala City
Hobart
Wimborne Minster
Transport in San Marino
Irkutsk
Poznań
Sochi
Buxton
Hampstead
Tricity
Santo Domingo
Northampton, Massachusetts
Coffs Harbour, New South Wales
Malmö
Leuven
Salem, Massachusetts
Omagh
Southgate, London
Tapiola
Streatham
Leipzig
Yekaterinburg
Nottinghamshire