St Ives fisherman Edwin Couch with his neice, Bessie Phillips - 1898

St Ives fisherman Edwin Couch with his neice, Bessie Phillips - 1898

Cornish mine man-engine, used for transporting miners to and from the surface

Cornish mine man-engine, used for transporting miners to and from the surface

Old photo of Old Smugglers Cottage 1924, Polperro

Old photo of Old Smugglers Cottage 1924, Polperro

Miner's Delight: The History of the Cornish Pasty

Miner's Delight: The History of the Cornish Pasty

The opening of Falmouth Railway August 24th 1863

The opening of Falmouth Railway August 24th 1863

Cornish history at Portreath

Cornish history at Portreath

7.July 10th 1940 Falmouth Docks was badly bombed. Three vessels were hit. Maria Chandris, The Tuskalusa and The British Chancellor. Fortunately the tanker had no oil on board. This painting by Charles Pears can be seen at Falmouth Art Gallery.

7.July 10th 1940 Falmouth Docks was badly bombed. Three vessels were hit. Maria Chandris, The Tuskalusa and The British Chancellor. Fortunately the tanker had no oil on board. This painting by Charles Pears can be seen at Falmouth Art Gallery.

8.Pendennis Castle - The Half Moon Battery was dismantled in 1938 so when war broke out it was quickly re-equipped. Information to the battery was sent from an underground room at the nearby Bay Hotel.

8.Pendennis Castle - The Half Moon Battery was dismantled in 1938 so when war broke out it was quickly re-equipped. Information to the battery was sent from an underground room at the nearby Bay Hotel.

2.Grove Place - Falmouth became a safe haven for troops and refugees. Boats would arrive filled with as many soldiers and civilians as possible. These soldiers arrived in 1940 after being evacuated from France.

2.Grove Place - Falmouth became a safe haven for troops and refugees. Boats would arrive filled with as many soldiers and civilians as possible. These soldiers arrived in 1940 after being evacuated from France.


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Events | Bodmin & Wenford Railway | Bodmin & Wenford Railway, North Cornwall

Events | Bodmin & Wenford Railway | Bodmin & Wenford Railway, North Cornwall

The Atlantic Coast Express crosses the Tamar Bridge.

The Atlantic Coast Express crosses the Tamar Bridge.

RailPictures.Net Photo: 47 618 British Rail Class 47 at Saltash, Cornwall, United Kingdom by Brian Stephenson

RailPictures.Net Photo: 47 618 British Rail Class 47 at Saltash, Cornwall, United Kingdom by Brian Stephenson

Construction work on the new viaduct at Ponsanooth

Construction work on the new viaduct at Ponsanooth

In 1809 a horse drawn tramway was constructed between Portreath and Scorrier and the Steam Engines would come.

In 1809 a horse drawn tramway was constructed between Portreath and Scorrier and the Steam Engines would come.

Camborne Station, goods train leaving the station yard

Camborne Station, goods train leaving the station yard

Events | Bodmin & Wenford Railway | Bodmin & Wenford Railway 6435

Events | Bodmin & Wenford Railway | Bodmin & Wenford Railway 6435

Rail enthusiasts in Cornwall flock to catch glimpse of steam train on its return to main line | The Cornishman

Rail enthusiasts in Cornwall flock to catch glimpse of steam train on its return to main line | The Cornishman

ACE at Penzance

ACE at Penzance

Camborne Station, photo by E A Bragg

Camborne Station, photo by E A Bragg

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