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Pathways to the Past 2018 – 12th year
A weekend of walks & talks amongst the ancient sites of West Penwith
Saturday May 26th
10.00-12.30pm – Just a hammer throw away
A guided walk with John & Jill Moss around Trencrom Hill visiting prehistoric sites on and near the hill. Walk – generally easy with a steep uphill section. Meet at Trencrom Hill car park on south side of hill [SW518 360] (limited parking)
2.00-5.00pm – The First and Last hills
A guided walk with archaeologist David Giddings around sites at Chapel Carn Brea and Bartinney hills, visiting ancient sites, including barrows. Walk – generally easy with a steep uphill section. Meet at Chapel Carn Brea car park [SW389 283]
7.30-9.00pm – Viewed in a new light: Hendraburnick Quoit & rock art in the SW
An illustrated talk on a fascinating and enigmatic prehistoric phenomenon, by archaeologist Andy Jones. Old Town Hall, St.Just TR19 7HT
Sunday May 27th
11.00-12.30pm – Cornwall’s celestial stones: reflections of the sky in an ancient landscape
An illustrated talk with new research by archaeo-astronomer Carolyn Kennett. Old Town Hall, St.Just TR19 7HT
2.00-5.00pm – Phantoms, Lovers, a Witch and a Saint
A guided walk with storytelling by Adrian Rodda along the southern coastal path.
Walk –moderate, with some rough paths. No dogs please due to nature of terrain.
Meet at St.Levan church car park [SW380 222] – parking charge
8.00-9.00pm – A miner’s tale Details to be confirmed
At the North Inn, Pendeen TR19 7DN
Each individual event £5 but free to members of CASPN. You can join CASPN at the beginning of the individual event or in advance by telephone or on the website.