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.

Trial video - to be replaced by 'Pilchards to tourism'

Download the pdf that contains notes on this video together with questions. The answers can be found in the video and the notes. 

There are more questions that can be found elsewhere if you are interested in finding out more about Newquay and its history.

This page is under construction

Pdf downloads will be added here in due course