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.
Cornish miners introduced football to Mexico and rugby to South Africa and New Zealand.
According to legend, Jesus once visited Cornwall with his uncle, Joseph of Arimathea, who was a tin trader.
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.