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The four wooden Marconi wireless towers at Poldhu, Mullion, Cornwall. Before 1912
The four wooden Marconi wireless towers at Poldhu, Mullion, Cornwall. Before 1912
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The wreck of the collier Bessie, with all that remains of the wrecked Vulture in the surf
The wreck of the collier Bessie, with all that remains of the wrecked Vulture in the surf
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Kynance Bay House, The Lizard, Landewednack, Cornwall. Early 1900s
Kynance Bay House, The Lizard, Landewednack, Cornwall. Early 1900s
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Wreck of the French brigantine Angele of Boulogne, Doom bar, Padstow, Cornwall
Wreck of the French brigantine Angele of Boulogne, Doom bar, Padstow, Cornwall
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William Arthur Chesterfield, Victoria Pier, Mevagissey, Cornwall. 1982
William Arthur Chesterfield, Victoria Pier, Mevagissey, Cornwall. 1982
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Rock, St Minver, Cornwall. Probably around 1930
Rock, St Minver, Cornwall. Probably around 1930
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Rock, St Minver, Cornwall. June 1906
Rock, St Minver, Cornwall. June 1906
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Belt of Beaumaris, beached at Mother Iveys Bay, Trevose Head, St Merryn, Cornwall
Belt of Beaumaris, beached at Mother Iveys Bay, Trevose Head, St Merryn, Cornwall
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A view of Short Island and Trevalga cliffs, Cornwall. July 1925
A view of Short Island and Trevalga cliffs, Cornwall. July 1925
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Boy Rowing out from Rocky Shore, Henry Scott Tuke (1858-1929)
Boy Rowing out from Rocky Shore, Henry Scott Tuke (1858-1929)
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A view of the beach and village, Porthtowan, Cornwall. Probably 1940s
A view of the beach and village, Porthtowan, Cornwall. Probably 1940s
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Towan Head, Newquay, Cornwall. 1900
Towan Head, Newquay, Cornwall. 1900
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The wreck of the collier Bessie, with all that remains of the wrecked Vulture in the surf beyond, Carbis Bay, Lelant, Cornwall. 1893 Featured Print

The wreck of the collier Bessie, with all that remains of the wrecked Vulture in the surf beyond, Carbis Bay, Lelant, Cornwall. 1893

A view of the Bessie wrecked at Carbis Bay, broadside to the surf, with the machinery of the Vulture beyond. SS Bessie (ON 49984) was an iron three masted brigantine rigged steamer of 287 tons gross, built in 1865 for the busy Hayle to Bristol trade and launched by Harvey and Company of Hayle. She was sold in 1889 to James Richards of Penarth and ran aground at Carbis Bay on 18th November 1893 while carrying coal from Cardiff to Portland, under the command of Captain David Moloney. Cintra and Vulture were wrecked on the same occasion. On page 84 of Cornish Shipwrecks, by Clive Carter, is a description of the days events: On 17th November 1893 came the Cintra Gale'. It had been a particularly stormy month, and soon after the 418-ton iron collier Cintra of Liverpool left Newport old dock for Dartmouth on the night of the 15th the wind again freshened from the ESE. It increased, and at 4pm next day Captain Henry Green of Brixham anchored in seven fathoms a mile off Carbis Bay. A few hours later another collier fled for shelter, the 345-ton Vulture of Cardiff, Hole master, and likewise bound for Dartmouth. At dusk they were joined by none other than the Bessie, whose anchor clattered down only half a mile from where she had grounded in 1866. She was bound from Cardiff to Portland under the command of Captain David Maloney. Captain Green of the Cintra prepared to slip and steam seaward, but huge seas were already smashing on board. Stanchions were buckled, ventilators snapped off, and at 2am the windlass seized up, jamming the anchor chains solid. As dawn broke the gale made its final shift to NNE; the Cintra was ready to sink at anchor, and men who tried to cut the fouled chains with hammers and chisels were driven back to shelter of the bridge. Captain Green hoisted a distress signal and gave orders for the lifeboat to be lowered but it capsized as it touched the water, and chief engineer Rogers, fire-man Summers and two able seamen disappeared in the surf. As Cintra lurched on to the sands it was every man for himself. Captain Green, steward Jones, two engineers and a fire-man jumped overboard, but able seaman Ash of Brixham, though handed a lifebelt by the captain, stayed behind, hoping the collier would ebb dry. The others were dragged ashore by coastguards and rocket men, but the chief engineer and the fireman died half an hour after rescue. Meanwhile, the crew of the Vulture, all of whom came from St Ives and Hayle, were landing by breeches-buoy. A few minutes after Captain Hole came ashore the Cintra, which lay only 100 yards away, suddenly broke up, drowning able seaman Ash. The Bessie's crew were also soon rescued, though the gale at this time was sufficient to stop dead both morning trains a mile from Carbis Bay, where the GWR branch line from St Erth crossed the exposed dunes. Later in the day the 936-ton iron screw steamer Rosedale of London, Dickenson master, in ballast from Southampton to Cardiff, wallowed past St Ives pier and went broadside on to Porthminster beach'. Photographer: Unknown

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The outer harbour, Mevagissey, Cornwall. Around 1920s or early 1930s
The outer harbour, Mevagissey, Cornwall. Around 1920s or early 1930s
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The Fleet in Port, Newlyn Harbour, Cornwall. Around 1900
The Fleet in Port, Newlyn Harbour, Cornwall. Around 1900
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Porthcothan Beach, St Merryn, Cornwall. 1907
Porthcothan Beach, St Merryn, Cornwall. 1907
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The harbour light, Victoria Pier, Mevagissey, Cornwall. 1982
The harbour light, Victoria Pier, Mevagissey, Cornwall. 1982
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Mounts Bay fishing boat, Cornwall. Late 1800s / early 1900s
Mounts Bay fishing boat, Cornwall. Late 1800s / early 1900s
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A natural arch in the rocks at Nanjizal, St Levan, Cornwall. 1907
A natural arch in the rocks at Nanjizal, St Levan, Cornwall. 1907
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Porthtowan beach, Cornwall. 1900s
Porthtowan beach, Cornwall. 1900s
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Cape Cornwall, St Just in Penwith, Cornwall. 1904
Cape Cornwall, St Just in Penwith, Cornwall. 1904
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Cape Cornwall, St Just in Penwith, Cornwall. After 1900
Cape Cornwall, St Just in Penwith, Cornwall. After 1900
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Ladies Window, Trevalga, Cornwall. June 1925
Ladies Window, Trevalga, Cornwall. June 1925
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The Riots Group Committee, Newquay, Cornwall. 1897
The Riots Group Committee, Newquay, Cornwall. 1897
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Casabianca under construction, St Ives, Cornwall. 1877
Casabianca under construction, St Ives, Cornwall. 1877
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The Riots Group Committee, Newquay, Cornwall. 1897 Featured Print

The Riots Group Committee, Newquay, Cornwall. 1897

A photograph of the Riot Committee set up to object to the building of the Headland Hotel on the site known as Fistral Meadow, taken around the time of the riots on 31st August 1897. The proposed site of the hotel had previously been used as land on which farmers grazed livestock and local fishermen dried their nets. The proposals of architect, Silvanus Trevail, threatened to ruin their livelihoods. When building work commenced, outraged farmers and fishermen rushed to the site, where they tore down the wooden works office and valuable tools and planks of wood were hurled off the cliff onto the beach. Photographer: Unknown

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Brea Hill from Greenaway, Trebetherick Point, Trebetherick, St Minver, Cornwall
Brea Hill from Greenaway, Trebetherick Point, Trebetherick, St Minver, Cornwall
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Spy pilchard cellar, Newquay, Cornwall. Late 1800s
Spy pilchard cellar, Newquay, Cornwall. Late 1800s
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Levant mine, St Just in Penwith, Cornwall. 1911
Levant mine, St Just in Penwith, Cornwall. 1911
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East side of Polzeath beach, St Minver, Cornwall. 1907
East side of Polzeath beach, St Minver, Cornwall. 1907
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Road Bridge at Polzeath, St Minver, Cornwall. Late 1930s
Road Bridge at Polzeath, St Minver, Cornwall. Late 1930s
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Porthluney beach, St Michael Caerhays, Cornwall. 1909
Porthluney beach, St Michael Caerhays, Cornwall. 1909
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Houses on Trevone Road, Trevone Bay, Padstow, Cornwall. Probably early 1900s
Houses on Trevone Road, Trevone Bay, Padstow, Cornwall. Probably early 1900s
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Coastguard watch house, St Michael Caerhays, Cornwall. 1982
Coastguard watch house, St Michael Caerhays, Cornwall. 1982
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Penhale Point and Wheal Golden, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. 1901
Penhale Point and Wheal Golden, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. 1901
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Reverend Hawkers Hut, Morwenstow, Cornwall. 9th July 1913
Reverend Hawkers Hut, Morwenstow, Cornwall. 9th July 1913
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Droskyn Point, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, 1910
Droskyn Point, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, 1910
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Godrevy lighthouse, Gwithian, Cornwall. 1895
Godrevy lighthouse, Gwithian, Cornwall. 1895
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Road Bridge at Polzeath, St Minver, Cornwall. Late 1930s Featured Print

Road Bridge at Polzeath, St Minver, Cornwall. Late 1930s

The road bridge in the photograph, taken from the bank of the stream looking across the road to the top of the beach and over to Pentireglaze, was probably constructed in the late 1930s. Some probable evidence of its construction can be seen in the right centre ground of image TRURI:MIVph.10 where a workman's hut, cement mixer and temporary foot bridge are visible in the area of the stream where the bridge was constructed. Pentireglaze is now known as New Polzeath, probably to reflect the housing development that has taken place over this area in the de. Photographer: Unknown

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The bathing pool at Newtrain Bay, Trevone, Padstow, Cornwall. Early 1900s
The bathing pool at Newtrain Bay, Trevone, Padstow, Cornwall. Early 1900s
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View of cove and village from cliff, Portloe, Veryan, Cornwall. 3rd July 1912
View of cove and village from cliff, Portloe, Veryan, Cornwall. 3rd July 1912
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View of cove looking out to sea, Portloe, Veryan, Cornwall. July 1912
View of cove looking out to sea, Portloe, Veryan, Cornwall. July 1912
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Black Rock, Widemouth Bay, Poundstock, Cornwall. 1913
Black Rock, Widemouth Bay, Poundstock, Cornwall. 1913
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Millook Haven, Poundstock, Cornwall. 1905
Millook Haven, Poundstock, Cornwall. 1905
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Beach at Portloe with six boats and fishermen working, Veryan, Cornwall. 1912
Beach at Portloe with six boats and fishermen working, Veryan, Cornwall. 1912
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View down slipway to boats and cliff beyond, Portloe, Veryan, Cornwall. 21st August 1911
View down slipway to boats and cliff beyond, Portloe, Veryan, Cornwall. 21st August 1911
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Boats on slipway, Portloe, Veryan, Cornwall, 21st August 1911
Boats on slipway, Portloe, Veryan, Cornwall, 21st August 1911
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View of cove looking down slipway out to sea, Portloe, Veryan, Cornwall. July 1912
View of cove looking down slipway out to sea, Portloe, Veryan, Cornwall. July 1912
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Godrevy, Gwithian, Cornwall. Early 1900s
Godrevy, Gwithian, Cornwall. Early 1900s
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A view of Churchtown, Trevalga, Cornwall. 1973
A view of Churchtown, Trevalga, Cornwall. 1973
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Short Island, Trevalga, Cornwall. 1973
Short Island, Trevalga, Cornwall. 1973
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