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Charlestown Town in Cornwall

Photograph of Charlestown

Location

Charlestown was a Georgian 'new town', a port development planned by local landowner Charles Rashleigh (after whom it was named) and built between 1790 and 1810 for the export of copper and china clay.
Throughout the nineteenth century the little dock was packed with ships and the harbourside sheds and warehouses thronged with complementary businesses: boatbuilding, ropemaking, brickworks, lime burning, net houses, bark houses and pilchard curing.

Events near Charlestown

Thu, 27 Jul - Sun, 03 Sep (ca. 21 km)

Summer of Science

Sun, 27 Aug (ca. 23 km)

WWB Slam Wrestling - The Grudge Match

Thu, 7 - Sat, 16 Sep (ca. 22 km)

Precious Little

Fri, 8 Sep (ca. 3 km)

Precious Little

Sat, 9 - Sun, 10 Sep (ca. 10 km)

Lanlivery Vintage Rally and Country Fair

Fri, 15 Sep (ca. 22 km)

Precious Little

Sat, 16 Sep (ca. 14 km)

Cornish Cider Run

Sat, 16 Sep (ca. 23 km)

Big Beach Clean

Sun, 1 Oct (ca. 13 km)

Lanhydrock Hotel and Golf Club Wedding Fayre

Fri, 13 - Mon, 16 Oct (ca. 19 km)

Beat at Tencreek 60's weekend

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Dining out near Charlestown

Local Accommodation

Cottages

Cottage Holidays

There is a great choice of cottages for rent in the local area. Take a look at the beautiful cottages in Charlestown, St. Austell, St Austell and St Blazey.

Holiday Parks

Holiday Parks

Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:

arrowSt Blazey

arrowSt. Austell

arrowBodmin

arrowSt Columb Major

Hotels

Hotels

Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:

	arrowSt Austell

	arrowSt. Austell

	arrowFowey

	arrowCharlestown

Caravans

Caravan Holidays

In the vicinity is a choice of camping and caravan sites offering high quality, affordable holiday accommodation. Consider camps in Fowey, Mevagissey, St Austell and Bodmin Moor.

Nearby Attractions

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