This town was formerly an important mail racket station. Below it are Pendennis Castle and St. Anthony’s Light, on the opposite sides of the entrance.
A mining town of much importance. The Dolcoath mine is one of the deepest in the country, being 2,000 feet below the surface. In the vicinity are Pendarves, Clowance, and Tehidy Park, Lady Bassett.
Spotted a mistake? Suggest a correction on GitHub.
A little more than a mile to our left is Marazion, or Market Jew, of some importance in the middle ages as the place of resort for pilgrims proceeding to St. Michael’s Mount.
This flourishing port is at the farther end of Cornwall, on the west side of Mount’s Bay, at the terminus of the West Cornwall Railway.