Egloshayle Church, St Petroc's, Wadebridge

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Welcome to this church in the Anglican Diocese of Truro and county of Cornwall England. Dedicated to St Petroc, but known locally as Egloshayle Church, the name of the ancient village in which it is situated, it is largely medieval in construction. It is situated on the road which runs besides the river, facing across to the town of Wadebridge of which Egloshayle village has become part. The River Camel is still tidal here and Egloshayle means 'church on the shore'. There are eight fine bells in the 82' tower and the church has a strong bell-ringing tradition. In past centuries the church had strong connections with the Molesworth-St Aubyn family of Pencarrow.

The church is open daily from 1 0 a.m. until 4 p.m.

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PL27 7JY
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Clergy: The Revd Dr J O HEREWARD
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 2484
Our Patron: Bishop and Truro Diocesan Board of Patronage (jointly)
Archdeaconry: BODMIN (392)
Deanery: TRIGG MINOR & BODMIN (39204)
Benefice: St Breoke and Egloshayle (39/136BT)
Parish Legal Name: St. Breoke and Egloshayle in Wadebridge (390143 39/143)
CofE Church Info: (639188 39/188)
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Egloshayle Church, St Petroc's : Egloshayle Road, Wadebridge, Cornwall, PL27 6AD

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