Catching the light

Millennium Bridge and St Pauls Cathedral

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Pendennis Castle

This is one of the finest of the mighty fortresses built by Henry V111 to defend the Country against invasion. The castle has seen action in many conflicts and was one of the last Royalist strongholds to fall during the English Civil war. The castle is now run by English Heritage.DSC_0124-Small02JPeg

Godrevy Lighthouse

Godrevy Lighthouse was built in 1858.It is 980ft off Godrevy Head on the Eastern side of St Ives bay Cornwall. The lighthouse is a white octagonal tower and stands 86ft high and built on the largest rock on the stone reef. Prior to 1858 a lighthouse had been considered many times, but nothing came to plan, until the SS Nile was wrecked on the 11 November 1854 with the loss of all on board.