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St Morvetha, Morvah

St Morvetha, Morvah, near Penzance, Cornwall TR20 8YT View on map

Pre-14th century religious site. In 1400, the Bishop of Exeter licensed 'the Chapel of St Bridget in the parish of St Madem' thus becoming a part of Madron. In 1984, Morvah joined Penden parish. Electricity was installed in 1993, the fittings made by a local carpenter.


  • Grant Recipient: Pendeen with Morvah
  • Contact for access: Ms Anne Jones
  • 01736 360233

Opening Arrangements

At all times.


On small loop off B3306 between St Just and St Ives. Can be reached from Penzance, through Madron. Over the Moors to join B3306 at Morvah. Rail: Penzance (6 miles). Bus: Summer only - No 300 circular route Penzance, Lands End, Morvah, St Ives, Penzance.

Parking Spaces


For special occasions, use of the local farmer's field permitted.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes