Bodmin (Civil Parish)


Civil parish. Hundred of Trigg to 1834. Part in Bodmin Poor Law Union, 1834-1930, part in Bodmin Municipal Borough, this latter part being used to form the civil parish of Bodmin Borough in 1866. Bodmin Rural Sanitary District, 1875-1894. Bodmin Rural District, 1894-1934. In 1934 the remainder of the parish was abolished, with 2,902 acres being used to create the civil parish of Bodmin Rural, the remainder, 515 acres, being transferred to the parish of Bodmin Borough. The present civil parish was then recreated in 1974. North Cornwall District, 1974-2009. Bodmin Community Network, 2009-present.

Part in Bodmin Parliamentary Borough, 1295-1832. The whole of the parish being in Bodmin Parliamentary Borough, 1832-1885. Bodmin Parliamentary Division, 1885-1948. Bodmin Parliamentary Constituency, 1948-1983. North Cornwall Parliamentary Constituency, 1983-present.


Grid Reference: SX 07 67
Year 1801 1851 1901 1951 2001
Acres 6,310* 6,191 3,417 n/a 3,311
Population 2,299 4,705 290 n/a 12,881

Chronological Sequence

Bodmin, 1980, 2011

Forms by Earliest Occurrence

Bodmin : 1980, 2011



Youngs, 1980, p59

OS, 1:25000, 2011

Place Names in the Civil Parish of Bodmin



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