Truro Rural District

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Coordinates: 50°14′42″N4°55′55″W / 50.245°N 4.932°W / 50.245; -4.932 Truro Rural District was a local government division of Cornwall in England, UK, between 1894 and 1974. Established under the Local Government Act 1894, in 1934 the rural district was enlarged by the abolition of East Kerrier Rural District, Redruth Rural District and St Columb Major Rural District, but reduced to enlarge Truro Municipal Borough. [1]

In 1974 the district was abolished under the Local Government Act 1972, forming part of the new Carrick district.

Civil parishes

The civil parishes within the district were: [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 "Truro RD through time". A Vision of Britain through Time . Retrieved 9 July 2012.