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Gallery of local places

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Kynance
Penolver
Pistil Meadow
Coastal paths and coastline
Kilcobben Cove
Caerthillian Cove
Pentreath Lane and Beach
Housel Bay
Lighthouse
Polpeor
Beacon Terrace
Village
St Wynwallow Church
Church Cove Pond
Animals
See also Places to visit (here)

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Kynance:


Looking across to Kynance (photo: C Gorton)



Kynance Cove and a seal in a cave at Kynance


Kynance Cove, with some big waves (photos by Hilary H) - click to enlarge

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Penolver:


Rock outcrop and beautiful effect of the sunrise on the bank

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Pistil Meadow:


A local cove near Pistil Meadow (photo: C Gorton)


Route to Pistil Meadow


Rainbow effect on the rocks as the sun is shining through a small waterfall down onto beach below Pistil Meadow


Climbing up from Pistil Meadow towards the Lighthouse (photo: C Gorton)

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Coastal paths and coastline:


Viewed from Bass Point


Beautiful sunset scenes (photos: C Gorton)


Sunset, from the coastal path just to the west of the old lifeboat station


Flowers by the coastal path between Caerthillian and Kynance coves (left) and someone's beeen having fun (right)


Blackberries on the path leading to the coast


Bumble Rock (also known as Cat Rock) in Housel Bay (left) and part of our coastline (right)

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Kilcobben Cove:


Kilcobben Cove where the Lifeboat is stored

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Caerthillian Cove:


Stormy weather


Caerthillian Cove

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Pentreath Lane and Beach:


Pentreath Bay (photo: C Gorton)


Sunset from Pentreath Lane, photo by Hilary Hoad (left) and Pentreath Beach (right)

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Housel Bay:


A super wave picture of Housel Bay! (photo taken by SW)


Looking down onto Housel Bay beach


Housel Bay


Housel Bay homes


Lloyd's Signal Station in the distance (photo: C Gorton)

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Lighthouse:



Papas grass and looking at the lighthouse through a bush

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Polpeor:


Coastal path between Kynance and Polpeor (photos: C Gorton)


Early evening sun at Polpeor beach (left) and flowers on the rocks on the east side of Polpeor (right)


Intent stare watching birds! Truffle on Polpeor

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Beacon Terrace:



Beacon Terrace showing Landewednack School and the Methodist Chapel (left) and Britain's most southerly thatched cottage (right)

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Village:


Storm brewing over the village (photo: C Gorton)



A colourful corner near the middle of the village


Blossom in the middle of the village in May (left) and the middle of the village on a busy summer day, August 2015 (right)



Sunset from Sue's garden

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St Wynwallow Church:







Flowers from a church wedding (left) and a well near the church (right)

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Church Cove Pond (in 1984):

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Animals:

Seal pup photos by Terry (added 23/10/17) Click to enlarge.


Four hours old female pup Locket, born In September this year, daughter of our beautiful resident seal Key.


Key relaxing with Tom, Locket’s father. Tom, the darker seal, has been Key’s partner for the last three years.


Locket at 14 days old, with a full set of teeth. She is starting to lose her white coat.


Locket’s unique fur pattern is developing. Mum has left and now, at only 16 days old, little Locket must learn to fend for herself.

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Starlings in flight together


Chough


Seal


Adder (left) and a rabbit (right) in a garden at southerly point - the local rabbit population is now recovering from mixi

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