The Mount was a Cornish counterpart of Mont Saint-Michel in Normandy, France when it was given to the Benedictines, a religious order of Mont Saint-Michel, by Edward the Confessor in the 11th century.
Uploaded by Ammonite on 15 August 2013
Location: Market Jew (Marazion)
Location type: Village
OS Grid: SW516305
Local Authority: Cornwall
Nearest postcode: TR17 0EH
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)