Smugglers and Merchants in 18th-Century Cornwall

When:
September 22, 2018 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
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Where:
Whitecross Village Hall
Cost:
Members £3 non Members £6

Smugglers and merchants in eighteenth-century Cornwall by Charlotte MacKenzie

Smuggling was integral to trade in eighteenth-century Cornwall – organised by Cornish merchants carrying cargoes from tin to tea. Based on research for a new book, this talk takes a refreshing look at some of the myths and legends about smuggling in Cornwall.