- 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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In about another hour Fowey Rocks were between the two vessels.Up the River
Most of the shipment is done from Fowey, Par, and Charlestown.
But a town that behaved as Fowey did naturally had to suffer reprisals.
But they may certainly be regarded as the presiding genius of Fowey.
One feature of this Fowey creek is its constant clamour of seagulls.