Sennen Cove Postcards

This is a selection from my postcard collection. Most are unused so I have no idea of the dates.

The last 8 pictures are from a book dated 1912

Any information or comments would be greatly appreciated

Please email me - Brian Poulton


A good catch of Pilchards at Sennen Cove


Breakwater under construction - believed around 1908


Pre-breakwater

Where was this Post Office? It doesn't look like the present site

1933

1934

1934

When was the Old Success called the Whitesand Bay Hotel?

When was "Songs of Praise" at Sennen Cove? Looking at the skirt lengths I would hazard a guess at some time in the 60's!

1962

1954


1904


Pre-1912 Lifeboat House

The Success Inn Pre-1912

The "High Tech" transatlantic cable termination at Sennen Cove
Pre-1912

Pre-1912 Pilchard Boats

Pre-1912 Huer's Hut overlooking Whitesand Bay

The rock is still there - but he is long gone. Pre-1912

Pre-1912 Pilchard Fisherman's Cottage

Pre-1912 Pressing Stones over Pilchards in Tanks