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Opening of Coronation Park Lake, Helston, 20th July 1912

NumberHESFM:1988.5435
PlaceHelston Cornwall United Kingdom
Date20.7.1912
KeywordsHelston Events
PhotographerUnknown
Copyright© Helston Museum

Photographic postcard showing a crowd gathered for the opening ceremony of Coronation Lake, Coronation Park, Helston on 20th July 1912. Henry Spencer Toy is in the foreground on the left together with other local dignitaries. The opening ceremony was conducted by Mayor Francis Henry Cunnack. Coronation Park was built to commemorate the reign of King George V.