Portreath Harbour

Looking over the Outer Basin of the Harbour.
The Harbour was developed from the 1760's , with the Basins built in 1801 ,1840 ,1860.
Copper ore was transported from local mines to Swansea , South Wales for smelting , the ships returning with Welsh Coal.
The Copper trade had ceased by 1886
Small fishing Boats and private boats use the Harbour .
Ref:
5006.7
Date:
2017-06-19 00:00:00.0
Location:
SW 6559 4543
Photographer:

Portreath Harbour

Looking over the Outer Basin of the Harbour.
The Harbour was developed from the 1760's , with the Basins built in 1801 ,1840 ,1860.
Copper ore was transported from local mines to Swansea , South Wales for smelting , the ships returning with Welsh Coal.
The Copper trade had ceased by 1886
Small fishing Boats and private boats use the Harbour .
Ref:
5006.7
Date:
2017-06-19 00:00:00.0
Location:
SW 6559 4543
Photographer: