In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Tideford like this:
TIDEFORD, a chapelry in St. Germans parish, Cornwall; 1 mile NNE of St. Germans r. station. It was constituted in 1852; and it has a post-office under St. Germans, Cornwall, and a fair on 18 Jan. Pop., 913. Houses, 198. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Exeter. Value, £102.* Patron, the Incumbent of St. Germans. The church is good.
Additional information about this locality is available for St Germans
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Tideford, in Caradon and Cornwall | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 30th March 2017
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