Sunday, 23 December 2018
TALL SHIPS AT CHARLESTOWN
A tall ship at Charlestown earlier this year. This is where some of the scenes for the Poldark television series were filmed.
I remember visiting Charlestown very early on the first day of the new millennium. It was quite misty, or perhaps foggy. As we looked back at the village from a far harbour wall it was more like we had stepped back in time as opposed to seeing a new millennium.
You might find CHARLESTOWN: BUILT TO EXPORT COPPER ORE of interest.
The author Daphne Du Maurier made her home for many years at a large house on the Cornish Menabilly estate - this was the ancestral seat ...