Part of the Acorn Archive

Penzance & Newlyn, Cornwall

Architecture and Heritage


The Passmore Edwards Art Gallery

John Opie Memorial

Built 1895 by Frank Symons of Blackwater

to the design of  James Hicks of Redruth


Entrance Facade


The Four Art Nouveau Panels

Designed by J D Mackenzie

Made by Philip Hodder







Stanhope Forbes


My Great Granny Fry sat  for Stanhope Forbes

on two occasions. I have never seen those paintings.


The Foundation Stone


Facing  New Road, Tolcarne,  Newlyn





Raymond Forward