Charlestown as it was and, to some extent, as it still is. The dock gates have been replaced with gates that go down into the water rather than opening. The top end of Charlestown, beyond the trees in the background, has changed with the old foundry yard and buildings turned into a large residential development.
After much anticipation the new television series of Poldark, starring Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark, is now showing on BBC1 40 years after the original. Here are 7 Cornish locations used in the filming of this period drama