The 1871 floating bridge landing passengers at Devonport.

 Welcome to the Torpoint Old Cornwall Society webpage.

Our meetings are held at 7.30pm on the 3rd Wednesday in month, at the Torpoint Council Chambers.

Our subscriptions are £7 for the year, with a £2 cost per meeting for visitors. 


President: Sir Richard Carew Pole OBE

Vice President: Mr. T Carew-Pole

Chairman: Leadville Parsons   01752 813044

Secretary: Jacki Downing   01752 813044

Treasurer: Mrs Carina Davis    01752 965870

Vice Treasurer: Mr D Wilesmith

Recorder: Mrs V Bright

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Founded: 1978

Colours: Blue, White & Black


Programme 2023-2024


September 20th: 'Borstal Boys', Mr P. Barker

October 18th: Pentewan Village in the 1920s, Mr. R. Evans

November 15th: 'Daniel Gumb', Mr B. Oldham

December 20th: Christmas Party


January 17th: 'History of Forensics', Mr S. Dell

February 21st: 'Lanhydrock House and the Robartes Family', Mr P. Holden

March 20th: 'Pipers to the Earls of Cornwall', Mr and Mrs M. Davey

April 17th: '40 Years a Town Crier', Mr. R Tremain, and AGM

Torpoint OCS Events Reports