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Photos of the house, the place, the local area and the past…

Bishops Quay, Helford River

Bishops Quay, Helford River

High tide in the harbour

High tide in the harbour

Looking up the drive

Looking up the drive

Blue balcony

Blue balcony

Looking out through the living room side window over the garden and creek

Looking out through the living room side window over the garden and creek

Through the BQ balcony door

Through the BQ balcony door

The other view from the front twin bedroom

The other view from the front twin bedroom

Lovely old furniture, 65 years in place

Lovely old furniture, 65 years in place

James Galway roses on Granny's dressing table

James Galway roses on Granny's dressing table

Granny's dressing table with Sweet Peas

Granny's dressing table with Sweet Peas

Portrait of a lady

Portrait of a lady

Summer flowers to say Welcome

Summer flowers to say Welcome

The dining table seats up to 10

The dining table seats up to 10

Spring flowers

Spring flowers

We grow flowers for the house in our meadows

We grow flowers for the house in our meadows

cheerful flowers for the house

cheerful flowers for the house

The fireplace and flowers

The fireplace and flowers

Masses of colour and scent

Masses of colour and scent

Private garden and patio from the bedroom window

Private garden and patio from the bedroom window

Very high Spring tide laps at the Bishops Quay garden wall

Very high Spring tide laps at the Bishops Quay garden wall

High Spring tide by BQ garden wall

High Spring tide by BQ garden wall

We rowed to the other side to take this of BQ

We rowed to the other side to take this of BQ

Birds settle on the beach over the water

Birds settle on the beach over the water

Blue skies reflect on the river

Blue skies reflect on the river

Quiet water

Quiet water

Summer sunset low tide

Summer sunset low tide

Contented cattle in the fields opposite

Contented cattle in the fields opposite

View up to Mawgan

View up to Mawgan

Sun before the rain

Sun before the rain

One of the Bishops Quay meadows

One of the Bishops Quay meadows

Bluebells in Trelowarren woods

Bluebells in Trelowarren woods

Sweet peas for the house growing in the meadows

Sweet peas for the house growing in the meadows

Fox crosses the creek at low tide

Fox crosses the creek at low tide

Golden light on the oak trees opposite Bishops Quay

Golden light on the oak trees opposite Bishops Quay

Great Beech tree at the top of the lane

Great Beech tree at the top of the lane

Happy Helford hens come to meet me

Happy Helford hens come to meet me

This active family are making good use of the kayaks and canoes

This active family are making good use of the kayaks and canoes

KT  Bishops Quay rowing dinghy - after refit

KT Bishops Quay rowing dinghy - after refit

KT launched ready for the season

KT launched ready for the season

Swallow the sailing dinghy with her new blue sails

Swallow the sailing dinghy with her new blue sails

Heading down river in the bass boat

Heading down river in the bass boat

New Harmony alongside the quay

New Harmony alongside the quay

The bass boat Emma Sam with bigger sisters

The bass boat Emma Sam with bigger sisters

The end of the rainbow is in the boats

The end of the rainbow is in the boats

Lovely old craft going up to Gweek, view from Bishops Quay

Lovely old craft going up to Gweek, view from Bishops Quay

Out to sea at the start of the tide

Out to sea at the start of the tide

View up to Gweek

View up to Gweek

View across fields behind Bishops Quay

View across fields behind Bishops Quay

Up the lane, our growing strips in Spring

Up the lane, our growing strips in Spring

A primrose hedge in Mawgan Village

A primrose hedge in Mawgan Village

Newly refurbished and ready to welcome you to Helford

Newly refurbished and ready to welcome you to Helford

Down by the Riverside Cafe in Helford Village

Down by the Riverside Cafe in Helford Village

Kestle Barton nearby gallery and garden

Kestle Barton nearby gallery and garden

Cliffs above Kilcobben Cove The Lizard

Cliffs above Kilcobben Cove The Lizard

Little inlet just downriver

Little inlet just downriver

Nearby St. Anthony

Nearby St. Anthony

Waves crash in on Fishing Cove beach

Waves crash in on Fishing Cove beach

Nearby walk, Halzephron, the blue rocks

Nearby walk, Halzephron, the blue rocks

Wonderful nearby beach at Coverack

Wonderful nearby beach at Coverack

At the start of the Fishing Cove walk

At the start of the Fishing Cove walk

Helston Flora Day

Helston Flora Day

Ships Wheel

Ships Wheel

BQ LIving room in 1950

BQ LIving room in 1950

Busy little port of BQ 1950

Busy little port of BQ 1950

Mudlarking off Bishops Quay in the early fifties

Mudlarking off Bishops Quay in the early fifties