The Place of the Monks in Monkish Land

Monday, 6th July 2015

Hello

Our walk today begins at Manaccan, a pretty little village mentioned in the Charter of King Eadgar from 967.  Here Manaccan is called Lesmanoc – Place of the Monks.  The village is in the Parish of Manaccan, which, together with St Anthony and others, forms part of the Lizard Peninsula known as Meneage – Monkish Land. Continue reading

Fields of Gold on Rosemullion Head

Saturday, 27th June 2015

Hello

You know that song:

“You’ll remember me when the west wind blows upon the fields of barley

You’ll forget the sun in his jealous sky as we walk in fields of gold”

Love it!

That’s what we did today – walked in fields of gold:DSCN0927

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