Newlyn Harbour Birdwatching - Sennen cove Birdwatching Website
View of the west side of the harbour.
Small Gulls and Turnstones regularly roost in the vicinity of the lifeboat moorings , and frequent the rocks in front of the lifeboat house.
|The fish market roof is a good spot for Gulls - Glaucous Gulls are rare but regular winter visitors.|
|The eastern part of the harbour ; with mud flats in places at low
Great Northern Divers are regular in the harbour during winter - with the occasional Grey Phalarope during particularly stormy weather.
|Glaucous Gull - Newlyn Harbour.
(image Peter Walsh )
|Newlyn Harbour is very busy fishing
There are no particular restrictions to public access , with both quays being open and accessible.
Visitors should bear in mind the various activites and dangers present in such a port.
April 2001 : Please note that the South Pier has recently been closed to the public due to repeated vandalism ; and health and safety issues.
|Newlyn is easily reached from
Penzance . There is a regular bus service .
By car , take the main A30 bypass round Penzance and turn left for Newlyn at `Four Lanes End` crossroads ( sw 453 : 294).
Newlyn is always busy and parking difficult. There is a car park opposite the Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen as you enter Newlyn.
Tolcarne Beach , to the east of Newlyn, is worth checking for Gulls , and divers and duck offshore.
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