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1335 | The settlement of Angarrack is first recorded as "Garrek"

Reference : MCO13276
Name : ANGARRACK - Medieval settlement
Monument type : SETTLEMENT
Period : Medieval
Form : DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE
Summary : The settlement of Angarrack is first recorded as "Garrek" in 1335.
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PrefRef : 31782
PeriodFrom : Medieval

Summary

The settlement of Angarrack is first recorded as "Garrek" in 1335.

Grid Reference:SW 5832 3818
Parish:Hayle, Penwith, Cornwall
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Protected Status: None recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Primary Record No. (1985-2009): 31782

Monument Types

Full description

The settlement of Angarrack is first recorded as "Garrek" in 1335 (b1). The name is Cornish and contains the elements an 'the' and karrek 'rock' (b3). Angarrack is now a village (b2).


<1> Gover, JEB, 1948, Place-Names of Cornwall, 611 (Bibliographic reference). SCO3402.


<2> Ordnance Survey, 1970s, 1:10,000 OS Map (Cartographic materials). SCO4045.


<3> Padel, OJ, 1985, Cornish Place-Name Elements, 5, 41, 243 (Bibliographic reference). SCO4064.

Sources / Further Reading

[1]SCO3402 - Bibliographic reference: Gover, JEB. 1948. Place-Names of Cornwall. 611.
[2]SCO4045 - Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. 1970s. 1:10,000 OS Map.
[3]SCO4064 - Bibliographic reference: Padel, OJ. 1985. Cornish Place-Name Elements. 5, 41, 243.
HER Number:31782
Name:ANGARRACK - Medieval settlement

 

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The settlement of Angarrack is first recorded as "Garrek" in 1335

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