CallingtonCopyright Tony Atkin

Callington is a country town set in wooded countryside, with a medieval church and old market. This is a place for history buffs with a town trail and local museum providing insight into the settlement’s past... Read More

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The Rifle Volunteer

The Rifle Volunteer

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Built in the 17th century The Rifle Volunteer was originally built to accommodate a Mine Captain and his family during the hey day of the mining industry in the area. ... More

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Memorial services are the cocktail parties of the geriatric set. - Harold Macmillan
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On this day:
Henry VIII Wins Battle of the Spurs - 1513, East India Company Acquires Bengal - 1765, Peterloo Massacre - 1819, Klondike Gold Rush - 1896, Rainham V1 Train Disaster - 1944, Fred Trueman First Test Bowler to 300 Wickets - 1964, Boscastle Floods - 2004
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