Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for RUNDLESTONE

RUNDLESTONE, a rock in the W side of Mountsbay, Cornwall; ¾ of a mile S of Tol-Pedn-Penwith Point. It rises from deep sea; is indicated by two beacons on the neighbouring headland; was surmounted in 1855 by an iron beacon with mast and ball, all swept away in 1856; and has been the cause of several shipwrecks.

(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

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Feature Description: "a rock"   (ADL Feature Type: "natural rock formations")
Administrative units: Cornwall AncC

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