Port Isaac

Greeting Cards & Postcards

Size:
$2.18
RedHillDigital

Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Sizing Information

Small Greeting Card Large Greeting Card Postcard
4" x 6" 5" x 7.5" 4" x 6"

Features

  • 300gsm card with a satin finish
  • Supplied with envelopes
  • Optional cellophane sleeves, ideal for reselling
  • Discount of 30% on every order of 8+ cards

Artist's Description

Port Isaac, Cornwall

Number of views as of 1st July 2015 = 6800.

Number of views as of 1st July 2015 = 4.

Currently my 6th most viewed shot on REDBUBBLE.

The centuries old village and harbour of Port Isaac is situated on the Atlantic coast, mid-way between Newquay and Bude, Cornwall, UK.

From the Middle Ages until the 1850s, Port Isaac was a busy port, handling stone, coal, timber and pottery. With the advent of the railways, it became principally a fishing port.

UK TV viewers will know it as the location for the classic period drama ‘Poldark’ and more recently as ‘Port Wen’ in the drama/comedy series ‘Doc Martin’, starring Martin Clunes and the lovely Caroline Catz.

Long before the pier was built in the 16th century, the village had a smuggling past and was associated with a gentleman(!) by the name of Cruel Copinger!

This shot was taken 20+ years ago on Fujichrome slide film, and recently scanned using a Plustek OpticFilm 7200.

and it looks great as a laminated print …

or even framed …

Date: 13th July 1987.

Click here to see more views of Devon and Cornwall.

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