Window Shopping Competition

Celebrating Richard Trevithick’s 250th Birthday 1771 – 2021

There are 21 Clues about Richard Trevithick in the article on the entry form. Match the clues to the Camborne shop window where they appear and you could win a prize!

First Prize £100

Second prize £60

Third Prize £40

In addition, the first 20 correct entries will receive a copy of the book Genius: Richard Trevithick’s Steam Engines by Philip Hosken.

You can download an entry form below or pick one up at some shops and at Camborne Library.

Please return your completed form to the Library or email your answers to

The competition starts on 13th April 2021. Entries must be received by midnight on 23rd April 2021.

Terms and conditions

Participating BID and Trevithick Day Association Committee members and their families are not eligible to take part.

In case of a tie the Camborne Town Mayor will draw names at random.

Competition starts on 13th April and entries must be returned by midnight on 23rd April.

There is no cash alternative to the book prizes.

The judges’ decision is final.