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Skopelos Sky shipwreck at Port Isaac, Cornwall. 15th December 1979 Featured August Print

Skopelos Sky shipwreck at Port Isaac, Cornwall. 15th December 1979

The wreck of the Greek Skopelos Sky cargo vessel which ran aground at Hell's Mouth, Port Isaac in December 1979 during hurricane force winds. Rescue of the ship's crew by Padstow Lifeboat proved impossible and all men aboard were rescued by helicopter. Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) records state: Silver Second-Service Clasp awarded to Coxswain Trevor England in recognition of his courage

© Cornwall

Pentewan harbour, Cornwall. 1914 Featured August Print

Pentewan harbour, Cornwall. 1914

A view from the west side of the harbour showing the timber narrow gauge railway gantry. Trucks full of china clay wait to be loaded into the sailing vessels via the wooden chutes that can be seen in the raised position above the vessel on the left of the picture. The narrow gauge railway ran from St Austell to Pentewan harbour with China clay for shipment. The nearer vessel is the barquentine Imogene originally built as the Strathendrick'. Photographer: Herbert Hughes

© From the collection of the RIC

Town Council, Lostwithiel, Cornwall. May 1985 Featured August Print

Town Council, Lostwithiel, Cornwall. May 1985

Photographed in the Guildhall. Back row left to right: Mavis Isaacs, Rob Peareth, Rex Stephens, Gwen Powell-Jones (Mayor), Paul Brewer (Deputy Mayor), Ricky Isaacs, Ida Keast. Front row left to right: Dennis Hutchings, Richard Wilkinson, Daphne Mortiboy, Ken Pearce, Anthony Elkington (Town Clerk), June Stephens, Daphne Bryant, Warren Nicholls, George Stutchbury. Photographer: Jonathan Barker

© RIC, photographer Jonathan Barker