Five Go Down to the Sea
|Illustrator||Eileen A. Soper|
|Series||The Famous Five series|
|Genre||Mystery, Adventure novel|
|Publisher||Hodder & Stoughton|
|Media type||Print (hardcover and paperback)|
|Preceded by||Five Have a Wonderful Time(1952)|
|Followed by||Five Go To Mystery Moor (1954)|
The Famous Five decide to spend their time at a lonely and desolate farm in Cornwall suggested by Uncle Quentin and encounter Mr Penruthlan. They hear strange stories of the long-ago wrecking business. But lights are being shone at night directing ships to the rocks. Is there a mystery on the way?
- [George Kirrin]
- Timmy (dog)
- Mrs Penruthlan - farmer's wife and host
- Mr Penruthlan - surly farmer
- Yan - a hungry and neglected orphan, who is cared for by his great granddad. He takes a liking to the five, and Anne in particular.