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Hear from the family members of those who lived those turbulent times; the tragedies that befell them and how their legacy has been, and will always be, treasured for generations to come.

We've got a really old, genuine dynamite box from some local mine workings, and instead of dynamite in it, we've got memories.  

Delia Webb

Two audio stories from Delia, Anita & Zoe at Levant Mine, and Karen Pirie, the voice behind the Cornwall Woman podcast.

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Chapter 10

Wild Skies

Embrace the wild skies of the west, where stormy weather battering the isolated outpost of the Cape Cornwall National Coastwatch station is just another day in the office.

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Chapter 5

Deep in Time, Land and Spirit

Discover our rich cultural heritage which is so So SO much more than old buildings, we have an entire human history written into our landscape.

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Chapter 7

Stored With Moth and Rust Destroy

Immerse yourself in the traditions created by the people who shaped the landscape long ago, and find out how those very traditions are being brought back to life today.

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Chapter 9

An Uncommon Place

Reflect on a landscape through the eyes of those who have lived it, those who have penned its story and those who still shape its cultural identity.

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Chapter 8

Where Sea and Sky Collide

A place where people are born to and drawn to, find out why this coast has become home to artists, makers and more.

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Chapter 4

Crib or Croust? Here We Say Mossel

From farmer to fisherman, explore the Tin Coast through the power of words and culture.

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Chapter 1

A Remarkable People

Uncover the secrets behind the remarkable people that have pioneered their own future on the Tin Coast.