A view looking across the River Torridge towards Chanter's Folly with Newquay Dock in the foreground

Date:
mid 20th century
Location:
Chanter's Folly, Northam, Torridge, Devon
Reference:
BB52/01176
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

Image not available

Description

Chanter's folly was built in 1841, reputedly by Thomas Burnard Chanter (1797-1874) in order to see his sailing vessels returning from sea. It was demolished in 1952.

Content

This is part of the Collection: NMR07 NMR Accessioned Negatives - Catalogued

Rights

Source: Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: R L Knight Limited

Keywords

Victorian Watch Tower, Quarry

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