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Tall ships in Charlestown Harbour in Cornwall, England- I love this little harbour if you're ever in Cornwall it's well worth a visit, full of history, It has been used as film location several times including for - Mansfield Park - Moll Flanders - Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland and an episode of Dr Who

St Mawes Castle is among the best-preserved of Henry VIII's coastal artillery fortresses, and the most elaborately decorated of them all. One of the chain of forts built between 1539 and 1545 to counter an invasion threat from Catholic France and Spa...

The 13th century St Just Church, St Just in Roseland, Cornwall, England by Delboy1940Essex. The writer H. V. Morton said about this place, 'There is a degree of beauty that flies so high that no net of words or no snare of colour can hope to capture it, and of that order of beauty is St Just in Roseland.

The rugged and rocky coastline of Lands End, Cornwal, UK looking out towards the lighthouse and rocks known as the Long Ships.

The Admial Benbow Pub in Penzance, Cornwall, UK - memories of childhood holidays in the area which included pub visits for a pint and a pack of bullion or in my case, a coke and a packet of crisps - been here a few times and always with the guy on the roof.

MOUSEHOLE, CORNWALL is a maze of narrow, winding streets filled with small shops, galleries and restaurants. The cottages were built from finely grained granite, and if the Spaniards hadn’t sacked the place in 1595, they would be some old cottages indeed. Alas. The Spaniards did attack, burning the entire village down to wispy ashes—missing only one lowly house, which still stands today. Read more…

Tintagel Post Office, a National Trust property, Cornwall, England, UK - Tintagel Old Post Office is a 14th-century stone house, built to the plan of a medieval manor house. The house, and its surrounding cottage garden, are in the ownership of the National Trust.