There are many stories of Pencarrow but none quite as heroic as that of Mary Jane Bennett. When her husband died in 1855 she not only raised five children by herself but stepped up as Pencarrow Lighthouse keeper. For ten long years she braved the elements, making sure ships and crew stayed safe along this remote and rugged coastline.
She was a true character of excellence and our Pencarrow range honours this strong, inspirational woman. We invite you to join us in toasting this bygone heroine with