Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for TRESILIAN

TRESILIAN, a village in Merther parish, Cornwall; on a creek of Falmonth harbour, 3¼ miles ENE of Truro. It has a post-office under Probus, Cornwall, and four annual fairs; and it was the place where the civil wars of Charles I. terminated, by the surrender of the royal army to Fairfax.


(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a village"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Merther Ch/CP       Cornwall AncC
Place: Tresilian

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