Rilla Mill, Cornwall
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

My Young Life At Rilla Mill

I was born at Rilla Mill on the 1st of September 1934 in what was, in those days, the Police Station. This house was opposite the Manor Inn. My father was the local policeman, and he was called Ewart Pearce. His ...Read full memory

A memory of Rilla Mill by John Pearce

Living At Addicroft Mill

I was born at Addicroft mill. The picture on the cover of the book "A Millstone Around My Neck"my mum says is exactly what it was like when we lived there. She has many memories of life there as does my ...Read full memory

A memory of Rilla Mill

The Glass Mountain

I remember going to Rilla Mill to see 'The Glass Mountain', I think it was Joan Fontayne. My grandmother lived in Bathpool, at Cockerels Rest with my grandfather and Charles Rice, plus dog. Charles and the dog used to ...Read full memory

A memory of Rilla Mill by Dawn Cocking