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Portreath (54 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Cornwall

(3.6 miles, 5.8 km, direction SW of Towan Cross)

Portreath lies on Cornwall's magnificent North-western coast, it occupies a picture-postcard valley setting of woods, streams and fine rural meadow-land, with its crowning glory being the beach lying beneath rugged cliffs topped with springy turf and heathers...

Victoria Gardens, Truro

Truro (41 Pictures) a Historic Market Town in the county of Cornwall

(7.8 miles, 12.6 km, direction E of Towan Cross)

Truro, today is Cornwall's unofficial capital and adminstrative centre but in the Middle Ages Truro was one of the towns which controlled Cornwall's flourishing tin mining industry...

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Newquay (167 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Cornwall

(10.8 miles, 17.4 km, direction NE of Towan Cross)

What a rare blessing Newquay has in its mile upon mile of sheltered, golden beaches that offer a safe haven for sun-worshippers and surfers alike...

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Hayle (32 Pictures) in the county of Cornwall

(11.4 miles, 18.3 km, direction SW of Towan Cross)

Three miles of golden sands backed by impressive sand dunes have made Hayle a perfect summer place for families to enjoy a holiday. It is an old town, made prosperous in the 18th-century when John Harvey opened his tin, copper and foundry business..

The harbour at Falmouth, Cornwall

Falmouth (97 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Cornwall

(11.8 miles, 19.0 km, direction SE of Towan Cross)

Think of Falmouth and you immediately think of the sparkling sea in a bay alive with busy colourful pleasure and sailing boats all jostling along in bright sunshine. You think.....

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Callestock Cider Farm, Penhallow, Cornwall. 1996.

Callestock Cider Farm (5 Pictures)

(4.4 miles, 7.1 km, direction E)

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Cornish Beam Engine, Pool, Cornwall - National Trust

Cornish Mines and Engines (4 Pictures)

(4.5 miles, 7.3 km, direction SW)

This museum set on lonely cliffs far above the swirling Atlantic Ocean is where visitors to the area can learn all about.....

Carn Brae, Redruth, Cornwall, on a beautiful clear day

Carn Brae Castle (6 Pictures)

(5.0 miles, 8.1 km, direction S)

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Truro, Cornwall. Truro Cathedral from the river

Truro Cathedral (23 Pictures)

(8.3 miles, 13.4 km, direction E)

A former 16th-century parish church once stood on the site of this sumptuous cathedral, which was designed by John Loughborough.....

Godrevy Lighthouse

Godrevy (47 Pictures)

(8.7 miles, 14.0 km, direction W)

This hauntingly beautiful spot was initially made famous by centuries of shipwreck caused by perilous rocks scattered around its.....

Pendennis Castle, Pendennis Point, Falmouth, Cornwall

Pendennis Castle (11 Pictures)

(12.6 miles, 20.3 km, direction SE)

Built at the side of a naturally deep harbour Pendennis Castle forms one of Henry VIII's coastal defences, built to guard against.....

St Mawes Castle - the sea view.

St Mawes Castle (12 Pictures)

(12.8 miles, 20.6 km, direction SE)

Built by Henry VIII between 1540-45 due to the threat of invasion from Catholic France and Spain. Built as one of a pair, their.....


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