Stithians Reservoir, Cornwall. Stithians Reservoir is a reservoir situated just under a mile to the west of the village of Stithian.  History:  Work on the dam began on 19 July 1962, however work stopped shortly after due to excavations which revealed the site was over a large area of soft kaolinised granite, which would require expensive foundations. A new design was drawn up for the dam, which was the current arched design. The dam was opened on 13 October 1967 by Sir John Carew Pole…

Stithians Reservoir, Cornwall. Stithians Reservoir is a reservoir situated just under a mile to the west of the village of Stithian. History: Work on the dam began on 19 July 1962, however work stopped shortly after due to excavations which revealed the site was over a large area of soft kaolinised granite, which would require expensive foundations. A new design was drawn up for the dam, which was the current arched design. The dam was opened on 13 October 1967 by Sir John Carew Pole…

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Marsland Mouth Cornwall

Marsland Mouth Cornwall

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More images of The Causeway at St Michaels Mount, Marazion Cornwall.

More images of The Causeway at St Michaels Mount, Marazion Cornwall.

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Images of Jubilee Pool, Penzance Cornwall  HISTORY  Described as one of the most unusual and pleasingly designed lidos of the era, the Jubilee Pool was designed in the early 1930s by Captain F Latham, the Borough Engineer. The pool was opened with great celebration in May 1935, the year of King George V’s Silver Jubilee.  The Pool was built upon a traditional bathing spot at the Battery Rocks near the harbour at Penzance. Cleverly designed to cope with the full ferocity of the Cornish seas…

Images of Jubilee Pool, Penzance Cornwall HISTORY Described as one of the most unusual and pleasingly designed lidos of the era, the Jubilee Pool was designed in the early 1930s by Captain F Latham, the Borough Engineer. The pool was opened with great celebration in May 1935, the year of King George V’s Silver Jubilee. The Pool was built upon a traditional bathing spot at the Battery Rocks near the harbour at Penzance. Cleverly designed to cope with the full ferocity of the Cornish seas…

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Dusk and Night Images of St Ives Cornwall.

Dusk and Night Images of St Ives Cornwall.

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More images of Stithians Reservoir, Cornwall.  The dam is 41.5 m high and 244m wide. It was built at a total cost of £1,125,000 (about £17 million today) (2009 estimate).  Usage:  There is an Outdoor Activity Centre offering watersports facilities at Stithians Lake. Sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, SUP and canoeing activities available. Non sport activities include bird watching, fly fishing for trout & a campsite.

More images of Stithians Reservoir, Cornwall. The dam is 41.5 m high and 244m wide. It was built at a total cost of £1,125,000 (about £17 million today) (2009 estimate). Usage: There is an Outdoor Activity Centre offering watersports facilities at Stithians Lake. Sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, SUP and canoeing activities available. Non sport activities include bird watching, fly fishing for trout & a campsite.

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More images of Jubilee Pool, Penzance Cornwall

More images of Jubilee Pool, Penzance Cornwall

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St Michael's Mount Gardens, Marazion Cornwall

St Michael's Mount Gardens, Marazion Cornwall

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St Michael's Mount Gardens, Marazion Cornwall

St Michael's Mount Gardens, Marazion Cornwall

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St Michael's Mount Gardens, Marazion Cornwall

St Michael's Mount Gardens, Marazion Cornwall

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