SW3632 : Wheal Owles

near to Botallack, Cornwall, Great Britain

Wheal Owles
Wheal Owles
In the 1860s the mine had 11 engines and 29 miles of levels. In 1893 miners broke through into flooded workings of an adjacent mine Wheal Drea and 20 miners drowned.
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1993
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Date Taken
June 1993   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 16 April, 2005
Category
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 362 329 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:8.2423N 5:41.5878W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SW 362 329
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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