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BUILD 8.056.tif
Entrance to Cable and Wireless Exiles Club with 'C S Refresher' lifebuoy

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Whistle Cottage, St Levan. Properly named Mount Whistle, situated near St Buryan Bottoms but in the parish of St Levan and on the periphery of the farm holding of Trengothal (St Aubyn Estates, Ltd). Photo taken in 1960. There has since been an…

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Polgigga Smithy in the 1930s. Now completely changed & converted to a domestic garage.

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Possibly a touched up photograph or a photograph of a drawing showing the typical 'open heart' of a Cornish kitchen in the 19th century.

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The historic Huer's Hut in Newquay, pictured in the 1930s with two women. This is one of the few well-preserved relics of the bygone age of seining. The hut was built on clifftop and used by fishermen to spot shoals of fish such as pilchards and…

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Smiths Dock Trust Co, T Hobson & Co, Mitchell Bros, The Lowestoft Fish Selling Co and Great Western Railway, in Newlyn

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Richards Photograph. Only House remaining since Spanish Raid.

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One of two surviving relics in Britain of an architectural "frolic" inspired by Napoleon's Near East Campaign. Built in 1830, it was restored by the National Trust 1973 at a cost of £18,000.

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Spectators on foot and on bicycles at the scene of the fire at Cafe Marina in Penzance (Wherrytown) on 14 June 1935.

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The Victoria bandstand in the Morrab Gardens, surrounded by Dracaena trees. Concerts were held in this bandstand every Sunday afternoon and evening in the summer. These trees are found all over West Cornwall and thrive in the mild sea breezes.

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The shopfront of W.G. Stevens Clothing & Drapery Stores in St Just, with clothing and hats in windows and little girl in front.

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Bodilly's flour mill being demolished in Wherrytown in 1920.

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Hawkes Farm on Alverton Road in Penzance prepared for thatching.

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Man and woman standing outside Nanjizel House, with two chimneys and gate.

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Richards Photo. In the hamlet of Roseworthy, approximately 2 miles west of Camborne on the A30 trunk road (London-Penzance), shortly to be realigned. This cottage and No. 21 were photographed shortly before being demolished.

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Caerhays Castle in Gorran, St Austell

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Birthplace of Bob Fitzsimmons, World Heavyweight Champion Bare Knuckle Boxer.

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An ink drawing of Veryan Round House (Chy cren Veryan)

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A rare 1882 photograph showing the present Douglas Tower having its fog bell hoisted in position while workmen complete the lantern-room above. Smeaton's Tower in background was later dismantled and the top half was re-erected on Plymouth Hoe where…

BUILD 6.010.tif
A rare 1882 photo of the fog bell being hosted onto Douglas Tower. In the background is Smeaton's Tower, which was later dismantled and the top part re-erected on Plymouth Hoe.
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