St Erth (Civil Parish)


Civil parish. Hundred of Penwith to 1834. Penzance Poor Law Union, 1834-1930. Part in Penzance Rural Sanitary District, 1875-1894, and part in Hayle Urban Sanitary District, 1875-1894. Abolished in 1894, the part in Penzance Rural Sanitary District being used to create the parish of St Erth Rural and the part in Hayle Urban Sanitary District being used to create the parish of St Erth Urban. The parish was recreated in 1934 by the renaming of St Erth Rural. West Penwith Rural District, 1934-1974. Penwith District, 1974-2009. Hayle and St Ives Community Network, 2009-present.

Cornwall Parliamentary Constituency, 1209 to 1832. West Parliamentary Division, 1832-1885. St Ives Parliamentary Division, 1885-1894 and 1934-1948. St Ives Parliamentary Constituency, 1948-present.


Grid reference: SW 54 35
Year 1801 1851 1901 1951 2001
Acres 3,050* 4,092 n/a 3,707 3,753
Population 1,122 2,457 n/a 1,066 1,384

Chronological Sequence

St Erth, 1980, 2011

Forms by Earliest Occurrence

St Erth : 1980, 2011


St Erth

Youngs, 1980, p68

OS, 1:25000, 2011

Place Names in the Civil Parish of St Erth



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