1,345 more photos of Norfolk & Cumbria in June 2017 Release

Bolingey, Cornwall (near Perranporth)
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Bolingey and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Crow Hill, Bolingey

I have so many warm memories of Bolingey and Perranporth. My aunt owned & lived at 1 Crow Hill for MANY years, and my mother and grandfather for some years prior. I visited there yearly from babyhood through my teens. Last time I visited was 1988, and the 4 cottages were still there. A few years ago No.2 (I think) was ...Read full memory

A memory of Bolingey


I lived in Bolingey as a child, until 1959, and this picture has strong memories for me. My family had a cottage somewhere to the front and right of the chapel on the hill. The location was called "Crow Hill" and I think the cottages may still be there today. For some reason I was afraid of the large forbidding Methodist chapel! ...Read full memory