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Tintagel in Cornwall County, England, United Kingdom
 

Tunnel

 
 
Tunnel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 5, 2018
1. Tunnel Marker
Inscription.
Tunnel
Kowfordh
This tunnel is puzzling. Marks on the inside show that it was cut with metal tools, perhaps enlarging a natural cave.
It could have been a food store for the castle or perhaps a mysterious garden feature.
 
Location. 50° 40.129′ N, 4° 45.759′ W. Marker is in Tintagel, England, in Cornwall County. Marker can be reached from Castle Road 0.6 kilometers west of Atlantic Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located at Tintagel Castle. Marker is in this post office area: Tintagel, England PL34 0HE, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Well (within shouting distance of this marker); A romantic retreat (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The northern ruins (about 120 meters away); The Priestís tale (about 120 meters away); A changing coastline (about 150 meters away); Tintagel village (about 150 meters away); The Traderís tale (about 180 meters away); Excavations and discoveries (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tintagel.
 
Also see . . .
1. English Heritage - Tintagel Castle. (Submitted on October 1, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Tintagel Castle on Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 1, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Tunnel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 5, 2018
2. Tunnel Marker

 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
King Arthur Sculpture near the Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 5, 2018
3. King Arthur Sculpture near the Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 1, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 1, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 28 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 1, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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