SW6940 : Wheal Uny

taken 8 years ago, near to Carn Brea Village, Cornwall, Great Britain

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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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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 March, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 21 March, 2014
Geographical Context
Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6946 4092 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:13.3948N 5:14.0023W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6941 4089
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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