|Lerryn Cornwall late 1890s|
The photo above was taken in the late 1890s of Lerryn bridge, Cornwall and it looks very much the same - though the children have no doubt now moved on.
|Lerryn Cornwall today|
In the 1500 and 1600s smuggling was a way of life in the village and one of the village lanes is called Brandy Lane after the favourite smugglers tipple. In nearby Ethy woods there is said to be the entrance to a tunnel which leads to Ethy House, where the contraband was stashed and hidden from the Excise Men.
There's always a story in Cornwall!
|Lerryn Cornwall in Colour|
Discovering Old Cornwall - 2 - Charlestown
Discovering Old Cornwall - 1 - Pentewan
10 Mystery Posts About Cornwall