Pilchards to tourism
This video is an overview of the town history. It looks at the start of Newquay as a small fishing hamlet through its shipbuilding industry, coastal maritime trade and the early growth of its tourist industry throughout the Victorian Age to 1901. Notes are provided as a pdf download together with questions.
Download the pdf that contains notes on this video together with question sheet. The answers can be found in the video, notes and additional information included here.
There are more questions that can be found elsewhere if you are interested in finding out more about Newquay and its history. Check out Newquay Museum in the centre of Newquay or visit their website at www.newquaymuseum.org
Additional information from other sources where readily available subject to copyright below including links to other relevant sites.