What you can do

If you care for Cornwall’s ancient sites and would like to help us protect them, then consider getting involved!

  • Attend our monthly site clearances. The work is not hard, you will learn more about the sites and enjoy meeting like minded people
  • LAN, Lizard ancient sites clear-ups
  • Join our annual membership scheme 
  • Become a site monitor through our Adopt-A-Site scheme
  • Come along to one of our walks and talks

Forthcoming Site Clearances

January 20th, 2019 2:00pm
Sancreed Well

OS Grid Reference: SW 4180 2935
Open Street Map: 50.107972,-5.612525
Meet opposite Newham Farm on Sancreed to St Just Road

February 24th, 2019 2:00pm
Madron Holy Well

OS Grid Reference: SW 4465 3280
Open Street Map: 50.140172,-5.575057
Meet in Car Park

March 24th, 2019 2:00pm
Boskednan Nine Maidens

OS Grid Reference: SW 4343 3512
Open Street Map: 50.160469,-5.593658
Meet at Ding Dong mine.

April 19th, 2019 11:00am
Fenton Bebibell

OS Grid Reference: SW 429 352
Open Street Map: 50.160957,-5.601117
Good Friday - Fenton Bebibell (Includes Dolly Dunking ceremony). Meet at Men-an-Tol layby.

May 12th, 2019 2:00pm

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Meet at North Road car park.

June 16th, 2019 2:00pm
Sperris Quoit

OS Grid Reference: SW 4709 3826
Open Street Map: 50.190228,-5.544605
Park and meet in lay by near the Eagle’s Nest (OS map ref 468387)

July 14th, 2019 2:00pm
Boscawen-ûn Stone Circle

OS Grid Reference: SW 4122 2736
Open Street Map: 50.089858,-5.619272
Park in layby on south side of A30

August 18th, 2019 2:00pm
Bosiliack Barrow

OS Grid Reference: SW 4311 3422
Open Street Map: 50.152252,-5.597522
Due to recent work done by Penwith Landscape Project this event has been postponed and our volunteers are taking a break.

September 15th, 2019 2:00pm
Portheras Common Barrow

OS Grid Reference: SW 3914 3327
Open Street Map: 50.141993,-5.652328
Meet at North Road car park.

October 13th, 2019 2:00pm
Mulfra Vean Courtyard House

OS Grid Reference: SW 4539 3496
Open Street Map: 50.159878,-5.566165
In the middle of Newmill take turning signposted Mulfra. Drive to the end of the road where parking will be available. Site is up the hill either side of the footpath - a short walk over uneven ground.

November 17th, 2019 2:00pm
Lesingey Round

OS Grid Reference: SW 453 304
Open Street Map: 50.118908,-5.564376
Meet in Lesingey Lane

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Join us

If you enjoy, appreciate and care for our ancient sites, then please consider helping us to support them, by becoming a member.

For a nominal annual fee (£7 unwaged, £10 waged or couples £14.00) you receive our newsletter keeping you informed of our activities, including volunteer days, local contacts and free guided walks with local archaeologists and researchers.

In order to join please download the membership form here. You can then send it back by post to the Treasurer at

TR19 7AD

or scan and email it to:


You can then pay in one of two ways:

  • By cheque payable to CASPN
  • By Paypal - simply select membership type from the dropdown menu. You don't have to have a Paypal account to pay this way. One off payments can be made via Paypal without an account.
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If you would like to make a donation to CASPN you can do it via the donation button below…


Would you like to become an Ancient Sites Archaeological Monitor? Penwith’s Ancient Sites are always under pressures of various kinds. We need local people to keep an eye on the sites, and report back to their condition and any changes affecting them. Would you be prepared to ‘Adopt-a-Site’ locally, and visit it from time to time to complete a simple Monitoring form? Your commitment will greatly help in preserving our ancient sites.

Download and print a copy of the Adopt-A-Site Monitor form as a PDF.

Alternatively contact us. Email: info@cornishancientsites.com