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St Levan

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St Levan (Cornish: Selevan) is a tiny village near Land's End in Cornwall.

The very interesting church

Get in[edit]

For those without a car this involves a walk from Porthcurnow

Get around[edit]

There are fine walks all around the area, with excellent coastal views.


  • 1 St Levan's Church, St Levan. The church is one of the most striking and interesting in an area of striking and interesting churches. Two features of the churchyard are the unusual shaped coffin rest at the northern gate and St Levan's stone. A prophecy from Merlyn says "When with panniers astride, a pack horse shall ride, through St Levan's stone, the world will be done". St Levan's Church, St Levan (Q7594019) on Wikidata St Levan's Church, St Levan on Wikipedia
  • 2 Porthcurno Telegraph Museum, Eastern House, Old Cable Ln, TR19 6HL, +44 1736 810966. 10AM-5PM. Porthcurno Telegraph Museum (Q7231754) on Wikidata Porthcurno Telegraph Museum on Wikipedia


  • 1 Minack Theatre (Gwaryjy Minack) (located towards the village of Porthcurno). an outdoor theatre built, by hand, into the side of cliff over looking the ocean; the theatre includes a museum and offers tours when there are no performances Minack Theatre (Q1752774) on Wikidata Minack Theatre on Wikipedia


The nearest regular shops are in St Buryan and Sennen near Land's End. Some supplies can be bought at the campsite in Teen.



  • 1 Cable Station Inn, The Valley, Porthcurno, TR19 6JX. Down to earth pub with basic food. Also offers B&B.



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