Sea mist clearing to show one of Cornwall iconic rocky island, with its medieval church and castle.
Ttebetherick North Cornwall.
The church dates around the 12th Century, the church is situated in sand dunes East of Daymer bay on the River Camel estuary. The church is built in stone rubble with a slate roof. The church is said to lie on the site of a cave where Enodoc lived as a hermit. In the 16th Century the church was buried by sand and only the tower could be seen. 1864 the church was unearthed and the dunes were stabilized, today the church is surrounded by a golf course. The church is a grade 1 listed building, John Betijeman Poet laureate is buried here.
This was the third Lifeboat station to have been built at Polpeor Cove on the southern tip of the Lizard in Cornwall, from 1914 – 1961. The lifeboat station move from Polpeor Cove to Kilcobben Cove which is 1.25 miles away, and in July 1961 open at a cost of £90,000. In 2010 it was demolished because it could not accommodate the latest Tamar-class Lifeboat, on the 5 May 2012 a new station was open and still working today saving Lives