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St Raphael's Ruins, Cornwall

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St Raphael's Ruins is located in Cornwall. To visit St Raphael's Ruins on your holiday in Cornwall, and find out what else Cornwall has to offer, use our Cornwall trip itinerary planner .
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  • Hard to believe that the original settlers built such an imposing Church - while still try to get the land ready for habitation The gravestones of many a brave pioneer can be found here.  more »
  • Visited with grandkids on a beautiful day. Interpreter was very knowledgeable (interpreters are only there in the summer months). You get a real feels for the magnificence of this building, even thoug...  more »
  • We visited on a warm afternoon and were struck by the size and scale of the construction. This is a ruin, a historical site that offered fascinating glimpses into the history of the church and the par...  more »
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  • Great part of Canadian history, recommend taking a trip here as you drive through the area. There are many different historical signs worth stopping for. Schools should incorporate a trip through the area to enhance the upper Canada/lower Canada education. This is definitely a piece of Canadian history.
  • Wonderful memories here as a young girl. Now we moved here 5 years ago closer and we always make an effort to show others this beautiful place on earth that God created.
  • A spectacular sight to behold - worth the brief detour if you're passing through just for the history, and the cathedral itself is amazing to behold. A unique piece of history!
  • Small place not much to see but definitely interesting history
  • I proposed to my Fiancée here last summer. It was a great place for a picnic. The walls are high, and if you are not there directly at noon, they provide a lot of shade while still being able to see the open sky. There is a large cast iron bell on display there from the fire that burned the place down that is half melted. Its a quiet little spot with some interesting history and a medieval ruinous feel that should appeal to any fantasy or RPG lover.

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