Category: History


Truro Viewpoints

Recently the Princes Foundation urged the groups working on the draft Neighbourhood Plan to identify views which say ‘this is Truro’. There is one...


Famous sons – Richard Lander

Richard Lemon Lander was the son of a Truro innkeeper, born in the Daniell Arms. His explorations began as an assistant to the Scottish...


History of Truro

By the start of the 14th century Truro was an important port, thanks firstly to its inland location away from invaders and its prosperity from...