On Steeple Point – “Treachery at Sharpnose”

Steeple Point Jeremy Seal, in Treachery at Sharpnose, covers a story that I have wondered about since, as a small child, I first saw the figurehead of the Caledonia in Morwenstow churchyard. Somewhat taller than me at the time, holding cutlass and shield, she ignored me, looking blankly towards the sea. Higher Sharpnose Point, February 2008 Higher … Continue reading On Steeple Point – “Treachery at Sharpnose”

On Steeple Point – Low tide, Duckpool

Here are four images taken yesterday morning at Duckpool on the coast of North Cornwall. A combination of low tide, bright sunshine,  and a cold, easterly, offshore wind. This is a wreckers’ coastline – to be avoided on a lee shore. Yesterday it was a place to take the air after Christmas.