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Kelly's Directory 1906

Warleggon is a parish and village, on the Temple stream, 5 miles north-east from Bodmin Road station on the Great Western railway and 6 east-by-north from Bodmin, in the South Eastern division of the county, hundred and petty sessional division of West, Bodmin union and county court district, rural deanery and arch-deaconry of Bodmin and diocese of Truro. The church of St Bartholomew is an ancient building of stone, in the Perpendicular style, consisting of chancel, nave, south porch and a western tower containing one bell: there are 150 sittings. The register dates from the year 1540. The living is a rectory; net yearly value £139, including 19 acres of Glebe, with residence, in the gift of F. G. P. Remfry esq., and held since 1901 by the Rev. Carlton Olive M. A., of Exeter College, Oxford. Here are Bible Christian and Wesleyan chapels. Lord Vivian, who is lord of the manor, and Frederick Ernest Remfry esq., are the chief landowners. The soil is peat and clayey loam; the subsoil is part granite and part clay-slate. Then chief crops are barley and oats, with some wheat. The area is 2,151 acres of land and 6 of water; rateable value, £1,413; population in 1901 was 233.
 
Post Office, Mount – William Peter Knight, sub-postmaster. Letters arrive through Bodmin at 8.45am; dispatched at 3.50pm; no delivery on Sundays. The nearest money order office is at St Neots & telegraph office at Cardinham, 2 miles distant.
 
Public Elementary School (mixed), built in 1880, at a cost of £480, for 60 children; average attendance, 52; Miss Wilmot Curnow Noy, Mistress
 
Olive Rev. Carlton M.A. Rectory
 
Commercial
Borlase John, farmer, Dewey
Borlase Thomas, refreshment rooms, Mount
Bunt Petherick, famer, Little Thorn
Coppin Hugh, farmer, Little Bofindle
Deeble William, farmer, Holroad
Doney Charles, farmer, Carbarrow
Jory John Charles, carpenter, Mount
Keast William, farmer, Tor House
Kent John, blacksmith, Mount
Knight William Peter, shopkeeper & Post Office, Mount
Lander Martin, farmer, Bofindle
Moss Bernard, manager, Treveddo Mining Co Ltd
Mutton Thomas, shoe maker, Calloways
Riddle William & George, farmers, Trevorder
Runnalls Henry, farmer, Castle Dewey
Runnalls James, farmer
Runnalls Rt, farmer, Carne & Trengoff
Runnalls Robert, farmer, Well Town
Runnalls William, farmer, Woodah
Treveddo Mining Co Ltd (Bernard Moss, manager)
Wherry John Coppin, farmer, Higher Thorne
Wherry Thomas, farmer, Polventon
Wherry William, farmer, Whitewall
Worden Thomas, farmer, Treveddo
Worden William, farmer, Downhouse
 

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