A brief introduction to the geology of Cornwall The peninsula of Cornwall has a geological character distinct from that of the rest of the United Kingdom. It represents the eroded […]
Abbey House The ancient Abbey House lies on the North Quay of Padstow harbour and dates from the late 1400s, possibly with earlier origins. The building was originally a guild […]
The interior of the church taken by Francis Frith in 1894 with the font in the foreground. The fourteenth century font has carvings of the twelve Apostles, three on each […]
98 years later most of the houses in Grove place are holiday homes.
St Petroc’s church, Padstow – monument to Sir Nicholas Prideaux This family monument commemorates principally Sir Nicholas Prideaux (†1627), his wife, and sons. The inscription panels contain an extensive genealogical […]