Cornwall & the Isles of Scilly

Author: Rita Tregellas Pope
Publisher: Hunter Publishing, Inc
ISBN: 9781843060345
Category: Cornwall (England : County)
Page: 240
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This guidebook divides Cornwall and the Scilly Isles into nine geographical areas, each of which features a map and a car route as well as having information about sights, beaches, walks, entertainment and things to do when it rains.

Wild Swimming Hidden Beaches

Explore Britain's Secret Coast
Author: Daniel Start
Publisher: Wild Things Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 0957157371
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 288
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The fully revisied second edition of Wild Swimming Coast now includes even more for walkers, swimmers and explorers: Full national coverage of Britain's most beautiful beaches Lagoons, sea caves and amazing places to snorkel. New 1:10,000 Ordnance Survey mapping Best beach cafes, local food, pubs and campsites Where to sea kayak, coasteer and swim with dolphins Best activities with children and families This revised and expanded edition of the best-selling coastal classic features the same winning formula of stunning photography, engaging travel writing and practical guidance. It is set to continue as the definitive guide to Britain's secret beaches and hidden coastline.

The Great Cornish Families

Author: Crispin Gill
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780857040831
Category: Architecture, Domestic
Page: 144
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Fierce independence, a collective determination and a conviction in their individuality, sets the Cornish people apart. This book is an accessible study of the vital role played by the great families of Cornwall in shaping the affairs of the county and the nation.

Folklore of Cornwall

Author: Tony Deane,Tony Shaw
Publisher: The History Press
ISBN: 0750956526
Category: Social Science
Page: 192
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Focusing on Cornwall county in southwest England, this book examines the folklore of the area, such as the seasonal customs, traditions, rituals, and taboos.

English White Water

The BCU Guide
Author: British Canoe Union
Publisher: Pesda Press
ISBN: 9780953195671
Category: Rivers
Page: 336
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The first comprehensive guide to the white water rivers, playspots and artificial white water courses of England. Here you will find descriptions of both well known classics and little known gems. It covers the length and breadth of England and provides something for everyone, whatever the conditions. Whether you are a white water novice or an out-and-out hair boater, you need this book. Produced in the same format as the acclaimed Scottish White Water guide and illustrated with maps, symbols and photos, this guide is an essential tool for canoeists and kayakers.

Wild Garden Weekends

Author: Tania Pascoe
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780957157392
Page: 256
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This British travel guide charts lesser known gardens, spectacular meadows, the best kitchen garden food, plus wild places to camp and stay. From traditional cottage gardens and walled-gardens, to newly designed gardens planted for bees and nature, it will appeal to garden-lovers, foodies and nature-lovers of all ages.

Devon & Cornwall with West Somerset

Author: Automobile Association (Great Britain),Automobile Association (Great Britain). Cartographic Department
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780749532406
Category: Cornwall (England : County)
Page: N.A
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This map of South West England shows motorways, dual carriagways, and local roads and includes information on service areas, road numbers, tunnels and passes, ferry routes, railways, and national and administrative boundaries. It also indicates places of interest and national parks.

50 Walks in Cornwall

50 Walks of 2-10 Miles
Author: Automobile Association (Great Britain),AA Publishing
Publisher: Aa Pub
ISBN: 9780749573980
Category: Travel
Page: 159
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Featuring a variety of mapped walks to suit all abilities, this helpful guide features all the necessary practical details for a successful trip, including information on distance, gradient, level of difficulty, landscape, dog friendliness, parking availability, and restroom locations. Fascinating background on the history and wildlife of each area is provided, and local points of interest are indicated on accompanying full-color maps. All walks are annotated with places to visit along the way—including churches, country houses, museums, villages, and towns—as well as information on local restaurants, tea rooms, and pubs. Revised with new routes and updated maps and information, these guides are your key to experiencing the beauty and variety of the British landscape.

Lonely Planet Devon & Cornwall

Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 1787011763
Category: Travel
Page: N.A
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#1 best-selling guide to Devon & Cornwall* Lonely Planet Devon & Cornwall is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Discover botanical curiosities at Eden Project, roam the bleak heaths of Dartmoor, and add lashings of cream to your jam and scones; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Devon & Cornwall and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Devon & Cornwall Travel Guide: Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - landscapes, history, food, seaside villages Over 45 colour maps Covers Exeter, Torquay, Plymouth, Dartmoor National Park, Exmoor National Park, South West Coast Path, Isles of Sicily, Clovelly, Newquay, St Agnes, St Ives, The Lizard, Penzance and more eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones) Downloadable PDF and offline maps prevent roaming and data charges Effortlessly navigate and jump between maps and reviews Add notes to personalise your guidebook experience Seamlessly flip between pages Bookmarks and speedy search capabilities get you to key pages in a flash Embedded links to recommendations' websites Zoom-in maps and images Inbuilt dictionary for quick referencing The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Devon & Cornwall, our most comprehensive guide to Devon & Cornwall, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet England or Lonely Planet Great Britain. About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world's number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, 12 international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more, enabling you to explore every day. Lonely Planet enables the curious to experience the world fully and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves, near or far from home. TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia) *Best-selling guide to Devon & Cornwall. Source: Nielsen BookScan. Australia, UK and USA

Fowey Lifeboats

An Illustrated History
Author: Nicholas Leach
Publisher: Tempus Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780752423784
Category: Transportation
Page: 159
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This is a comprehensive, copiously illustrated history of Fowey's lifeboats, with many photographs in color.

Bude and Clovelly, Boscastle and Holsworthy

Author: Great Britain. Ordnance Survey,Ordnance Survey Staff,Ordnance Survey of Great Britain
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780319228630
Category: Bude (England)
Page: N.A
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Wild Guide

Devon, Cornwall and South West
Author: Daniel Start,Tania Pascoe
Publisher: Wild Guides
ISBN: 9780957157323
Category: Cornwall (England : County)
Page: 256
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In this book readers are taken to 500 amazing wild locations with 30 weekend itineraries

A Concise Dictionary of Cornish Place-Names

Author: Craig Weatherhill,Michael Everson
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781904808220
Category: Reference
Page: 89
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This dictionary offers in a concise format more than 3,300 place-names. The recommendations preserve the authentic and attested linguistic forms while at the same time honoring the traditional orthographic forms visible on the Cornish landscape for at least four centuries.

Okehampton & North Dartmoor

Crediton & Bovey Tracey
Author: Ordnance Survey of Great Britain
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780319228647
Category: Dartmoor (England)
Page: N.A
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Perfect for day trips and short breaks, the OS Landranger Map series covers Great Britain with 204 detailed maps. Each map provides all the information you need to get to know your local area and includes places of interest, tourist information, picnic areas and camp sites, plus Rights of Way information for England and Wales.