SX3871 : Chimney and engine house remains at East Kit Hill MIne

taken 4 years ago, near to Harrowbarrow, Cornwall, Great Britain

Chimney and engine house remains at East Kit Hill MIne
Chimney and engine house remains at East Kit Hill MIne
Little is known about this mine, worked in the early 1850s until 1856 then reopened in 1870. It produced some tin, arsenic and tungsten.
The ruined engine house and stack are thought to have worked Cornish stamps for crushing ore.

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Date Taken
Friday, 16 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 13 October, 2013
Category
Chimney   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 3887 7117 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:31.0848N 4:16.4541W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 3900 7125
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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