Polgooth, Cornwall
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Rose View

1970 - 1984: As you look at this photo the last building on the right, the barn like cottage with the small window, is Rose View. My mum and dad bought it for £1,000 in 1970, and set to work modernising it as I was due 1971 and my ...Read full memory

Sunday School

Anyone remember the Spooner's from the Midlands living in the village? They moved from Lostwithiel. Joyce and Arthur(John)Spooner. I was about 5 and remember going to Sunday School with my foster brother Mark. We lived in the ...Read full memory

A memory of Polgooth by Jamie Spooner

Goonamarth/Blackberry Row

I use to live at Goonamarth until the 60"s my mother lived there until houses were pulled down,we went to Carthew school which involved a good 3 mile walk,we used to walk pass Greensplat steam engine house that was ...Read full memory

A memory of Polgooth by Terry Holmes