Tintagel Castle Pathways
A site seeped in history
The iconic and mythical site of Tintagel Castle is imbued with Cornish history and Arthurian legend. It was, by design, difficult to access. For unwelcome and welcome visitors alike, a trip to Tintagel always involved a perilous scramble down and then up the cliff face on the other side.
Working closely with English Heritage and the American Bridge Company – who built the giant 70m footbridge spanning the chasm between the mainland and the island – we devised a solution to make the castle accessible to everyone.
The project came with its own unique challenges…