Category: Cornwall

St Elwyn Church

St Elwyn’s is a Victorian church (Grade 2*) situated in the Foundry area of Hayle, close to the beach and harbour.  It was built in 1886 to a design by John Dando Sedding, who later designed Holy Trinity Church, Sloane Square, London.  A key feature of St Elwyn’s Church is the magnificent ‘Friendship Window’, designed by Clayton & Bell […]

St Gothians Church

Gwithian Church serves a population of approximately 1,800 encompassing the villages of Gwithian and Connor Downs; it is a busy church, well used for weddings and baptisms. St Gothians is one of the five churches which is encompassed within the Godrevy Team Ministry. The congregation of Gwithian church considers its mission to be the spreading of […]

St. Levan Church

St Levan, named after his great-uncle St Soloman, in the Celtic tongue, St Selevan, today corrupted into the name St Levan, was born in the sixth century at, it is said, Boslevan, which lies to the  east of St Buryan.  He travelled to and lived at Bodellan by the Port of Cornwall, now Porthcurno, and […]

St Gluvias Church

St Gluvias with Penryn is a Church of England Parish in the Anglican Diocese of Truro The historic parish church of St Gluvias, dedicated to Gluvias of Cornwall (or Gluviacus) serves the Church of England parish of St Gluvias with Penryn, Cornwall. Gluvias of Cornwall was the son of Gwynllyw the warrior, King of Gwentlog, […]