Cornwall countryside guide

Practically all of Cornwall could be included in this gazetteer! The county is blessed with so many outstanding areas of scenic and historic countryside, from rugged coastal cliffs to the stark beauty of Bodmin Moor. These are just a few of the places our family has enjoyed visiting.










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Britain Express Canvas Prints

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National Trust

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National Trust membership

Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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HISTORY CORNER
Name the mystery historic attraction
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Who rebuilt St Paul's Cathedral after the Great Fire of London?



20 September, 1066

Battle of Fulford near York

Harald Hardrada of Norway and Earl Tostig defeat Northumbrians under the earls Morcar and Edwin

This monarch died at Pontefract Castle in Yorkshire, in early 1400, probably of starvation




Penzance (Hotel)
The Wellington Hotel

The Wellington Hotel

The Wellington Hotel is an imposing granite building that was built before the Battle of Waterloo. It was converted into a hotel in 1813 and named after the The Iron Duke (Arthur Wellesley; 1769-1852) after he allegedly stayed here. more >>

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St Austell (Hotel)
The White Hart Hotel

The White Hart Hotel

An 18th century hotel in the centre of St Austell Cornwall that has been refurbished to a high modern standard whilst maintaining most of it's original features. All of our 17 rooms are en-suite and have recently been redecorated to a high standard. more >>

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