Pentewan Old Cornwall Society

Pentewan Old Cornwall Society commences the 65th year of indoor meetings in the village hall on Monday 16th September 2019 at 7.30pm. If you are interested in the history of Cornwall and would like to learn more about the county in which you live you will be made welcome at our monthly meetings. We commence on Monday with our Annual General Meeting and this will be followed by an illustrated talk by Arthur Britton entitled “Family connection to H.M.S.Pickle” which was one of Nelsons ships at the battle of Trafalgar.

Indoor Meetings 2019 / 2020

Monday September 16th 2019. Annual General Meeting and Arthur Britton “My family connection to H.M.S.Pickle” one of Nelson’s ships at Trafalgar.

Monday October 21st 2019. Nigel Hyman / “The Trials and Tribulations of Running a Small Museum”.

Monday November 18th  2019. Gary Mitchell / “A Boatbuilders Story Part II”.

Monday December 16th 2019. Christmas Dinner at the Ship Inn Pentewan.


Monday January 20th 2020. Michael Bunney / “Gorran Haven Part II”.

Monday February 17th 2020. Karen Easton / “Poldark and Winston Graham”.

Monday March 16th 2020. Frank Argall / “Argall Photographers in Cornwall 1865 – 1915”.

Monday April 20th 2020. Len Shepherd / “Pilchards to Tourism”.

Monday May 18th 2020. Society walk.

Further information regarding the Old Cornwall Society can be obtained from Rob Evans, President and Chairman, Tel.01726 842507 or email;