SX6671 : Remains of Hensroost Tin Mine

taken 1 year ago, near to Hexworthy, Devon, Great Britain

Remains of Hensroost Tin Mine
Remains of Hensroost Tin Mine
This embankment carried an aqueduct to a 13.7 metre waterwheel which was used to power the stamps for crushing the ore. From the end of this embankment to the top of the wheel the water flowed along a timber launder.
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Date Taken
Friday, 14 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 15 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Quarrying, Mining  Derelict, Disused  Moorland 
Primary Subject of Photo
Mine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 6600 7115 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:31.4847N 3:53.5068W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 6600 7113
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