Cornish preacher Billy Bray was once a miner who spent his free time drinking and fighting. After changing his ways, he became a popular local religious figure.
According to legend, Jesus once visited Cornwall with his uncle, Joseph of Arimathea, who was a tin trader.
The Duchy Palace site in Lostwithiel included Cornwall’s Stannary Parliament, law court, tax office, exchequer and jail.
The Cornish landscape has changed dramatically from centuries past to the present day. By looking at maps through history we can track Cornwall’s progress.