SW6939 : Wheal Basset tin works

taken 4 years ago, near to Four Lanes, Cornwall, Great Britain

Wheal Basset tin works
Wheal Basset tin works
Firstly a major copper works before working until 1918 as a tin producer. This view shows the vanner house with the double beam engine to the right for the stamps. The chimney (extreme left) is the calciner using for roasting off the sulphides.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 22 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 29 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6918 3989 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:12.8334N 5:14.1999W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6917 3989
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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