It was founded around the 11th Century. For nearly all of its existance, the town has relied heavily upon the parish church to hold it together.
Today, Morwenstow is known for its beauty, small town charm, greenery, quaint shops, parish church, for its historic graveyard for the washed-up bodies of sailors, and for its harvest festivals.
People Born in Morwenstow
Morwenstow in People's Lives
Ralph Fiennes: I traveled here in 1996 to film scenes of the movie Oscar and Lucinda.