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Photographer: © Peter Kirby (Gallery)(31st July 2019)

Cape Cornwall Chimney

This beautiful old chimney was part of the Cape Cornwall Tin Mine and dates back to 1864. The mine closed around 1883 but the chimney was left in place as an aid to navigation. The moderately strenuous climb to the seat at the base of the chimney is rewarded with stunning views out to sea and along the rugged cliffs. An ideal place to sit and watch the sun go down. Beware, you might need a torch to pick your way down.

A picture of: St Just, Cornwall ( More pictures of St Just by Peter Kirby )

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Camera Make: Canon Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark III
Exposure Program: Aperture Priority, Focal length: 24 mm, Aperture: f 11, ISO: 100, Exposure time: 1/80 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: May 10, 2018, 7:54 pm

ImageID:1211742, Image size: 2592 x 3888 pixels

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Comment by Paul JohnsonPremier Member! Click for more info..(31st July 2019)

A very pleasing shot, the late afternoon sun adding significantly to it.

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Comment by MobscooterPremier Member! Click for more info..(1st August 2019)

Very, very nice and pleasant. Clear colours, sharp focus, well composed. Congratulations Peter.

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