2014

SW6940 : Wheal Uny

taken 10 years ago, near to Carn Brea Village, Cornwall, England

This is 1 of 7 images, with title Wheal Uny in this square
Wheal Uny
Wheal Uny
The grilled Hind's Shaft can be seen here along with two engine houses. The nearest was the pumping shaft which was home to a 70" engine. The winding engine house is visible in the distance.

This is a nice mine site which has been worked for centuries. The last being in 1892 when the pumps were turned off.

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SW6940, 40 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Ashley Dace   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 15 March, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 21 March, 2014
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6946 4092 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:13.3948N 5:14.0023W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6941 4089
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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