Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

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The Organisation for those who love Cornwall

'Kuntellewgh an brewyon eus gesys na vo kellys travyth'

(Gather up the fragments that are left that nothing be lost)


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All Rights Reserved


The Federation of Old Cornwall Societies is a  Registered Charity  No. 247283


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OCS Societies


Associate Members

OCS Federation Events


Saturday 6th October 2018: FOCS AGM at Lys Kernow


24th November 2018: Winter Festival at Bodmin


23rd November 2019: Winter Festival at Torpoint


All members of OCS are entitled to attend these festivals and meetings


Help Box

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OCS Recorders

Arguably the most important job in Old Cornwall.

Folk Songs & Music

Merv Davey  music@oldcornwall.net

(01208 831642)


Paul Phillips dialect@oldcornwall.net

(01326 573317)

Local History

Andrew Langdon  recorder@oldcornwall.net (01872 271382).

Andrew Langdon


What Societies and Society Members are doing to fulfil this fundamental principle

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General Data Protection Regulations


We  endeavour to comply with the General Data Protection Regulations but if your data appears anywhere on this website against your wishes please contact website@oldcornwall.net and it will be removed immediately 

Ballarat June 2018 Carnon Downs OCS vists Perranzabuloe Museum

Topics of Interest and Links to Other Sites

Cornish Assoc NSW May-June

Why not tell everyone what your Old Cornwall Society is doing in

collecting, preserving and sharing the Heritage and Culture of Cornwall?

Information to:

Len Sheppard (Publicity)

Tony Mansell  (Website)

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Old Cornwall "Future" Sub-Committee

A reminder that your views and opinions on possible changes within Old Cornwall will be welcomed.


email link

Kevren June 2018 Blue Plaque Search Find a Speaker

Can anyone help with information about Clowance and the

St Aubyns please?


London Cornish Summer 2018

Cornish Dance


OCS Cornish Dance page

Cornish Dialect


OCS Cornish Dialect Page

Cornish Folklore and Legends


OCS Folklore & Legends page

Cornish Place Names


OCS Cornish Place Names page

Instead of music we had the music of the guns 14th July Mawgan Wrestling Tournament 29th June to 22nd July Rescorla Festival

Celebrating Cornish Festivals


River Kenwyn, Truro

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The sets of Federation Promotional Banners are currently held at:





Please advise website@oldcornwall.net

when they are moved to another Society