Sennen Cove & West Cornwall Photos

Photographs taken in and around Sennen Cove and Cornwall’s Penwith Peninsula (for more pictures try the clickable maps on the area page)

View of Harbour from Roundhouse

View of Sennen Harbour from the Roundhouse

taken before the lower floor was converted into the Capstan Gallery

Disused Tin-Mine near Morvah

Ruined Tin-Mine near Morvah

See Carn Galver Mine Engine Houses

Sennen Beach - Whitesand Bay

Sennen Beach – Whitesand Bay

View of Sennen Cove from the Breakwater

View of Sennen Cove from the Breakwater in the Late 1980s

Atmospheric View of Whitesand Bay

Atmospheric View of Whitesand Bay

Maen Cliff from Coastguard's Lookout

Mayon Cliff from Coastguard’s Lookout near Sennen Cove

Land’s End is the headland in the far distance.

View of Boats in Harbour

View of Boats in Sennen Harbour

Sennen Sunset

Sunset over Sennen Cove

Rainbow

Sennen Rainbow

Rainbow taken through the bay window of Flat-9 Sennen Heights, with Cape Cornwall in the background

Enys Dodnan Land's End

Enys Dodnan off Land’s End

The Enys Dodnan arch off Land’s End with Longships lighthouse (background) and the Armed Knight rock (centre mid-ground).

Land's End Sunset

Sunset over the First and Last House, Land’s End

Solar Eclipse 1999

Solar Eclipse 1999

View towards Sennen Cove during the total phase of the 1999 Solar Eclipse

Lifeboat Station Sunset

Sunset over the lifeboat station Sennen Cove

Taken before the new roof was fitted

Cottage and Roundhouse, Sennen Cove

Tinker Taylor Cottage and Roundhouse in Sennen Cove

Sennen Fisherman

Fisherman on Sennen Beach at sunset

Mulheim Wreck

Mulheim Wreck

The RMS Mulheim shortly after she ran aground at Castle Zawn, Gamper Bay, between Sennen Cove and Land’s End on 22 March 2003 at around 4:30 in the morning. All of the crew were rescued by helicopter. The main cargo was 2,000 tons of scrap car plastic, and only a small amount of her diesel fuel leaked into the sea. According to the inquest, the accident occurred after the Chief Officer was left alone on the bridge and became unconscious.

Beach & Cape Cornwall

Sennen Beach (Whitesand Bay) with Cape Cornwall in the background

Sand Dunes

Sand Dunes on Sennen Beach

Sennen Cove by Moonlight

Sennen by Moonlight

Time exposure of Sennen Cove illuminated by the full moon, taken from the window of Flat 9, Sennen Heights

Sunset from Window of Flat 9, Sennen Heights

Sunset from the window of Flat 9, Sennen Heights

Sennen Cove by Night

Time exposure of Sennen Cove at night taken from the window of Flat 9, Sennen Heights

Sennen Surfer

Sennen Surfer

Caravan

Traditional Horse-Drawn Caravan

Nanjizal Sunset