SW6638 : King Edward mine - beam engine parts

taken 7 years ago, near to Troon, Cornwall, Great Britain

King Edward mine - beam engine parts
King Edward mine - beam engine parts
The beam and connecting (sweep) rod of the Rostowrack single acting Cornish beam winding engine. This was built in1851 by West & Son of St Blazey and used to be on display at the work's museum of Holman Bros at Camborne. It has been stored in various places around Cornwall but is now here where it is hoped to it may be re-erected in due course.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 7 June, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 12 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Quarrying, Mining 
Place (from Tags)
Cornwall 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6641 3889 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:12.2294N 5:16.4885W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6641 3889
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Winding Engine  Beam Engine  Museum 

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