Newquay is a town, civil parish, seaside resort and fishing port in Cornwall, England. It is situated on the North Atlantic coast of Cornwall approximately 20 miles (32 km) west of Bodmin and 12 miles (19 km) north of Truro.The town is bounded to the west by the River Gannel and its associated salt marsh, and to the east by the Porth Valley. Newquay has be en expanding inland (south) since it was founded
Doc Martin ~ When Martin visits Stewart James (Ben Miller) on Bodmin Moor he finds himself being introduced to the Park Ranger's imaginary friend Antony, who happens to be a 6' squirrel! When Martin refuses to prescribe tranquilizers for Antony, Stewart comes to town & wreaks havoc. Months later Doc Martin learns he will be looking for lost campers in the woods with Stewart James ~ * "Dr. Ellingham: The man thinks he lives with a giant squirrel. He needs help."
Wyld's Great Globe was an attraction situated in London's Leicester Square between 1851 and 1862, constructed by James Wyld (1812–1887) At the centre of a purpose-built hall was a giant globe, 60 feet 4 inches (18.39 m) in diameter. The globe was hollow and contained a staircase and elevated platforms which members of the public could climb in order to view the surface of the earth.
NANSTALLON ROMAN FORT: 'Nanstallon is a village in central Cornwall. It is situated approximately two miles (3 km) west of Bodmin. A 1st century Roman fort was excavated at Nanstallon in the early 1970s by Aileen Fox and Professor W. L. D. ‘Bill’ Ravenhill. Until recently (2007) it was the second Roman fort in Cornwall but following a geophysical survey another Roman fort has been found 9km away near Restormel Castle. Constructed c. 55–60 AD, Nanstallon fort is situated in central Cornwall…