Local Museums and Historical Societies

Significant buildings and monuments in Lostwithiel

Genealogical Information (includes links to on-line census data from 1841 to 1891)

Family History websites with a Lostwithiel connection

Works of Reference relating to Lostwithiel's History
Lostwithiel Neighbourhood Plan. (Published Dec 2018 - includes considerable amount of historical information)

Photographs recording Lostwithiel's history 

 St.Austell Area In The Old Days  Album 74, Lostwithiel, Volume 2


Shooting of Joseph Burnett  (From The Back Tracker History Show)
Restormel Castle and the Duchy of Cornwall  (English Heritage Podcast)


In the late 1980's thousands of people  tried  to avoid paying poll tax by becoming Cornish tinners and investing in a tin mine owned by Fred Trull of Lostwithiel.  BBC Spotlight Feature from Tuesday 6th March 1990.

News items and Publicity about Lostwithiel Museum