Recording and researching Cornwall's place-names has been a core concern of Old Cornwall since its foundation and the Old Cornwall journals include many articles and reports relevant to it.
Its inclusion here provides the opportunity for members and non-members to contribute information which may be of interest to other readers.
For those interested in the meanings of Cornish place-names the following may be useful:
A Guide to Cornish Place-names by Robert Morton Nance 1950 and later editions
Introduction to Cornish Place-names by Peter A S Pool 1969
The Place-names of West Penwith Peter A S Pool 1973 / 1985
Cornish Place-name elements by Oliver J Padel 1985
A Popular Dictionary of Cornish Place-names by Oliver J Padel 1988
The Field Names of West Penwith by Peter A S Pool 1990
Place-names in Cornwall and Scilly by Craig Weatherill 2005
Do you know of others which should be added to this page?