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Island and Bridge, Coronation Lake, Helston, about 1912

NumberHESFM:2001.7860
PlaceCoronation Park, Helston Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1912. about
KeywordsHelston
PhotographerJames Valentine
CopyrightImage Courtesy of Helston Museum

A photographic postcard by James Valentine showing the island and bridge of Coronation Lake in Coronation Park, Helston, about 1912. Coronation Park and Lake was built to commemorate the reign of King George V in 1910. The opening ceremony took place on 20th July 1912 by the Mayor of Helston, Francis Henry Cunnack.