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Choose from 4 pictures in our Slipway collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. All professionally made for Quick Shipping.


Bill Harvey with his fishing boat, Alpha, Porthgwarra, Cornwall. 1903
Bill Harvey with his fishing boat, Alpha, Porthgwarra, Cornwall. 1903
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Prussia Cove looking seaward, St Hilary, Cornwall. Around 1925
Prussia Cove looking seaward, St Hilary, Cornwall. Around 1925
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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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Outer harbour, Mevagissey, Cornwall. 1909
Outer harbour, Mevagissey, Cornwall. 1909
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Prussia Cove looking seaward, St Hilary, Cornwall. Around 1925 Featured Image

Prussia Cove looking seaward, St Hilary, Cornwall. Around 1925

Prussia Cove is named after a smuggler, John Carter, who referred to himself as the King of Prussia'. Glass lantern slide from a lecture, entitled Some Historic Cornish Beauty Spots, given by Cornishman and amateur photographer, Major Arthur William Gill, in around 1925. He was well known in Cornwall and elsewhere during the 1920s and 1930s for his presentations of stills and cine film to many groups including The Royal Institution of Cornwall, Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society and the London Cornish Society. The quarter plate slides which he took prolifically with his ordinary camera are, in many cases, colour. These were painted by his own hand to great effect

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