SX1974 : Dozmary Pool

taken 8 years ago, near to Bolventor, Cornwall, Great Britain

Dozmary Pool
Dozmary Pool
There are more legends about this place than you have had hot dinners. The lake
where Arthur threw Excalibur into, it is supposed to be bottomless, it was used
as a fish keep for a monastic order but where the remains of that are is not obvious and a poor soul who did some dastardly deeds in life is supposed to have had to drain it daily for eternity with a limpet shell with a hole in. One thing that is true is that there was an ice house, where the winter ice was kept and which supplied the fishermen at Looe. Whatever is true, it is a wonderful place with huge atmosphere.
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SX1974, 21 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Monday, 20 July, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 13 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Village, Rural settlement  Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 1939 7447 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:32.5223N 4:33.0205W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 1928 7457
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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