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Fowey,

England: see Saint AustellSaint Austell
, town (1991 pop. 36,639), Cornwall, SW England, at the mouth of the Fowey River on St. Austell Bay. China clay (discovered there c.1755) is produced and exported, and tourism and fishing are important. The Eden Project has indoor and outdoor horticultural displays.
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Fowey

a resort and fishing village in SW England, in Cornwall, linked administratively with St Austell from 1968 to 1974. Pop.: 2064 (2001)
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Taking the hassle out of holiday hunting, Polruan Cottages are a specialist local company boasting 60 well-appointed self-catering cottages in some of Cornwall's best holiday destinations - Fowey and Polruan - and are dedicated to finding you your ideal holiday accommodation.
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But Dawn – now back home in Fowey, Cornwall, said: "ey are not broken, they are fractured.
The suppliers include Colwith Farm in Lostwithiel, who grow the potatoes, Davidstow, Whalesborough Cheese and Cornish Gouda Company, who make the cheeses, Kittows of Fowey, who are supplying the beef skirt and lamb shoulder, Trewithen Dairy, who make the butter and yoghurt, and a collection of Cornish farmers who are growing the swede (or turnip as it is known in Cornwall).
Others were B&B newcomer Number Thirty Eight, Clifton, Bristol; Cornish hotel of the year The Old Quay House, Fowey; City hotel of the year Jesmond Dene House, Newcastle upon Tyne.
The team's most ambitious venture saw a group of 10 staff take to the hills for a 28 mile walk from the Atlantic to the English Channel across Cornwall following the Saint's Way from Padstow to Fowey, which raised [pounds sterling]3,500 alone.
Cornwall is blessed with an abundance of picture perfect fishing villages, and although some have become over commercialised, Fowey, to the south, is a total delight.
Take a few days to relax and unwind at the luxurious Fowey Hall Hotel, sitting in a spectacular location overlooking the sailing and fishing port of Fowey on the south Cornish coast, within its original walled gardens and commanding views of the river estuary and far out to sea.
The 36-year-old has fallen in love with the idea and has made an offer on a place to set up the business near the pretty town of Fowey in Cornwall.
The actor and his wife Shane sail around Britain, beginning in Fowey, Cornwall, heading toward Land's End and into South Wales.
Padstow in Cornwall is the second least affordable seaside town with an average house price to local earnings ratio of 18.9, followed by Fowey and Rock, both also in Cornwall, at 14.4 and 14 respectively.
(1) The small village of Polruan, which had just 183 households in mid-century, was part of the larger port of Fowey and was the home port of the ship.