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Enid Blyton's 1953 novel Five Go Down to the Sea (the twelfth book in The Famous Five series) is set in Cornwall, near the fictional coastal village of Tremannon. Cornwall super-council go-ahead". BBC. 25 July 2007. Archived from the original on 19 May 2009 . Retrieved 25 July 2007. In Book IV of his Natural History, Pliny quotes Timaeus and refers to " insulam Mictim" (the island of Mictis, or perhaps of Mictim):Horn". Online Etymology Dictionary. Archived from the original on 27 September 2013 . Retrieved 21 May 2013.

The inhabitants of that part of Britain called Belerion (or Land's End) from their intercourse with foreign merchants, are civilised in their manner of life. They prepare the tin, working very carefully the earth in which it is produced ... Here then the merchants buy the tin from the natives and carry it over to Gaul, and after travelling overland for about thirty days, they finally bring their loads on horses to the mouth of the Rhône. [13] Celtic tribes of Southern BritainProbert, Duncan (2010). New light on Aldhelm's letter to King Gerent of Dumnonia. Oxbow Books. pp.110–28. ISBN 9781842173572.

Corn- originates from the Proto-Celtic "*karnu-" (" horn", presumed in reference to " headland"), and is cognate with the English word "horn" and Latin "cornu" (both deriving from the Proto-Indo-European *ker-). There may also have been an Iron Age group that occupied the Cornish peninsula known as the Cornovii (i.e. "people of the horn or headland"). [4] [5] [6] [7] [a]Christopher F. C. Hawkes, 'Ictis disentangled and the British tin trade' in Oxford Journal of Archaeology, 3 (1984), pp. 211–233 Boase, George Clement; Courtney, William Prideaux (1874–1882). Bibliotheca Cornubiensis: a catalogue of the writings, both manuscript and printed, of Cornishmen, and of works relating to the county of Cornwall, with biographical memoranda and copious literary references. London: Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer. 3 vols. Newlyn is home to a food and music festival [76] that hosts live music, cooking demonstrations, and displays of locally caught fish. Ictis, or Iktin, is or was an island described as a tin trading centre in the Bibliotheca historica of the Sicilian-Greek historian Diodorus Siculus, writing in the first century BC. The 'Real' World of Saxton: From The Lost Crown". Archived from the original on 23 April 2011 . Retrieved 5 January 2019.

E. M. R. Ditmas, Tristan and Iseult in Cornwall: The Twelfth-century Romance by Beroul Re-told from the Norman French, by E. M. R. Ditmas Together with Notes on Old Cornwall and a Survey of Place Names in the Poem (Forrester Roberts, 1970) Following a review by the Boundary Commission for England taking effect at the 2010 general election, Cornwall is divided into six county constituencies to elect MPs to the House of Commons of the United Kingdom. Harvey, David (2002). Celtic Geographies: Old Culture, New Times. London: Routledge. p. 221. ISBN 978-0-415-22396-6. Woodyatt, Amy (19 September 2019). "Ancient tin found in Israel has unexpected Cornish links". CNN. Archived from the original on 9 January 2020 . Retrieved 16 March 2020.

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Samuel John Lamorna Birch". Archived from the original on 28 September 2007 . Retrieved 11 May 2007. In the Greek text of Diodorus the name appears, in the accusative case, as "Iktin", so that translators have inferred that the nominative form of the name was "Iktis", rendering this into the medieval lingua franca of Latin (which only rarely used the letter 'k') as "Ictis". However, some commentators doubt that "Ictis" is correct and prefer "Iktin". [2]

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