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SW7344 : Cast iron lintel on former smithy, Wheal Busy by Chris Allen Cast iron lintel on former smithy, Wheal Busy by Chris Allen
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Originally known as Chacewater Mine, Wheal Busy has a rich history of tin,... (more)
Tags: type:Close LookX   former:Copper MineX   county:CornwallX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:SmithyX   former:Tin Mine  
SW7344 : Former smithy, Wheal Busy by Chris Allen Former smithy, Wheal Busy by Chris Allen
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Originally known as Chacewater Mine, Wheal Busy has a rich history of tin,... (more)
Tags: former:Copper MineX   county:CornwallX   type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:SmithyX   former:Tin Mine  
SW7251 : Wheal Kitty by Rob Farrow Wheal Kitty by Rob Farrow
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Looking from the carpark at SW72615131 over to Wheal Kitty about mile NE of St... (more)
Tags: ChimneysX   former:Copper MineX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   type:GeographX   top:IndustryX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   place:St AgnesX   former:Tin Mine   top:Village, Rural SettlementX   place:Wheal KittyX  
SK1768 : Magpie Tin Mine, Sheldon by Brian Deegan Magpie Tin Mine, Sheldon by Brian Deegan
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Magpie Tin Mine Active from 1740 to 1958... (more)
SW3634 : Levant Mine and beam engine by Marika Reinholds Levant Mine and beam engine by Marika Reinholds
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The Levant Mine used to produce copper, tin and arsenic. The first mine appeared... (more)
Tags: Beam EngineX   top:CoastalX   top:Educational SitesX   top:Estuary, MarineX   type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   LevantX   place:Levant MineX   subject:MineX   MineX   former:MineX   former:Mine BuildingX   former:Mine BuildingsX   Mine ChimneysX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   top:Rocks, Scree, CliffsX   former:Tin Mine  
SX6981 : Former mine building at Headland Warren by Stephen Craven Former mine building at Headland Warren by Stephen Craven
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According to a guidebook, this tin-roofed stone building was associated with tin... (more)
Tags: top:Derelict, DisusedX   building material:StoneX   former:Tin Mine   Tin RoofX  
SW3634 : Chimneys of the Levant Mine by Rob Farrow Chimneys of the Levant Mine by Rob Farrow
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There are numerous chimneys dotted about the former Levant Mine workings. Some... (more)
Tags: subject:ChimneyX   top:CoastalX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   type:GeographX   place:Levant MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine   Tin Mine DisusedX  
SX0656 : Lady Rashleigh Mine, Luxulyan Valley by Chris Allen Lady Rashleigh Mine, Luxulyan Valley by Chris Allen
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The position is a best guess. A tin lode crosses the valley at this point and... (more)
Tags: type:Close LookX   county:CornwallX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   Former OfficeX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3632 : Wheal Owles mine from Botallack by Chris Allen Wheal Owles mine from Botallack by Chris Allen
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These three engine houses are part of Wheal Owles. This was a tin and copper... (more)
SW7344 : Wheal Busy - Engine Shaft pumping engine house by Chris Allen Wheal Busy - Engine Shaft pumping engine house by Chris Allen
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Wheal Busy was at various times mined for copper, tin and arsenic. This house... (more)
Tags: former:Copper MineX   Cornish Engine HouseX   county:CornwallX   type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:SmithyX   former:Tin Mine  
SW6739 : Daubuz' engine house - South Wheal Frances by Chris Allen Daubuz' engine house - South Wheal Frances by Chris Allen
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Initially a successful copper mine and then later worked for tin. Between 1844... (more)
SW3634 : Levant Mine by Chris Allen Levant Mine by Chris Allen
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The National trust now own this former tin mine and operate the steam winding... (more)
Tags: type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   place:Levant MineX   subject:MineX   National Trust PropertyX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   place:St JustX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - Wheal Mexico shaft by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - Wheal Mexico shaft by Chris Allen
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Positions are approximate. As part of the visit to this former tin mine one can... (more)
Tags: type:Close LookX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   Mine ShaftX   MuseumX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   place:St JustX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - the mill by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - the mill by Chris Allen
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A former tin mine that is now a museum. All the buildings in the foreground and... (more)
Tags: type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   MuseumX   Processing PlantX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   place:St JustX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3633 : Allen's Shaft head gear and chimney, Botallack Mine by Chris Allen Allen's Shaft head gear and chimney, Botallack Mine by Chris Allen
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This shaft and the chimney date from a period of reworking at Botallack between... (more)
Tags: former:Copper MineX   county:CornwallX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   type:GeographX   Head GearX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3632 : Wheal Owles from Botallack by Chris Allen Wheal Owles from Botallack by Chris Allen
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These two engine houses are part of Wheal Owles. This was a tin and copper mine... (more)
Tags: former:Copper MineX   Cornish Engine HouseX   county:CornwallX   type:Cross GridX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine by Chris Allen Geevor Mine by Chris Allen
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Former tin mine that is now a museum site. Seen from the public footpath to Levant.
Tags: type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   MuseumX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   place:St JustX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - switchgear room by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - switchgear room by Chris Allen
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A former tin mine that is now an excellent museum.
Tags: county:CornwallX   Electrical Switching GearX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   type:InsideX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - compressor house by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - compressor house by Chris Allen
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A former tin mine now a museum. This is the compressor house with three Alley... (more)
Tags: Compressor HouseX   county:CornwallX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   type:InsideX   subject:MineX   MuseumX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - compressor house by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - compressor house by Chris Allen
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A former tin mine now a museum. The three compressors are by Alley &... (more)
Tags: Compressor HouseX   county:CornwallX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   type:InsideX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - winding engine house by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - winding engine house by Chris Allen
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Electric winding engine house with air receivers in front. A former tin mine... (more)
Tags: county:CornwallX   type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine   Winding Engine HouseX  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - Victory Shaft by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - Victory Shaft by Chris Allen
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A former tin mine that is now a museum.
Tags: county:CornwallX   type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW6831 : Wheal Roots, Poldark Mine by Chris Allen Wheal Roots, Poldark Mine by Chris Allen
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A view on the underground tour of this former tin mine. The position is a guess.... (more)
Tags: county:CornwallX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   type:InsideX   subject:MineX   PoldarkX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine   photo:UndergroundX  
SX6880 : Ruined buildings on the site of Golden Dagger Tin Mine by Vieve Forward Ruined buildings on the site of Golden Dagger Tin Mine by Vieve Forward
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SW7251 : Wheal Friendly, St Agnes by Chris Allen Wheal Friendly, St Agnes by Chris Allen
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This picturesque engine house is Listed Grade II and was erected in 1902 for a... (more)
Tags: former:Copper MineX   Cornish Engine HouseX   county:CornwallX   type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3834 : Engine houses at Wheal Hearle by Rude Health Engine houses at Wheal Hearle by Rude Health
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East Boscaswell also known as Wheal Hearle and records show that the mine... (more)
SW7344 : Engine Shaft engine house, Wheal Busy by Chris Allen Engine Shaft engine house, Wheal Busy by Chris Allen
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Wheal Busy was at various times mined for copper, tin and arsenic. This house... (more)
SX5779 : Wheal Prosper by Derek Harper Wheal Prosper by Derek Harper
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The remains of the tin mine workings and associated ruins from across the River... (more)
Tags: place:DartmoorX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   Grass MoorlandX   top:GrasslandX   top:Heath, ScrubX   former:Mine WorkingsX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   RuinsX   former:Tin Mine   top:UplandsX   ValleyX  
SW7251 : Tin Mine, Blue Hills by Bill Henderson Tin Mine, Blue Hills by Bill Henderson
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Tags: top:CoastalX   type:GeographX   top:IndustryX   former:Tin Mine   Tin Mine DisusedX  
SW7251 : Blue Hills Mine, Trevellas Coombe by Chris Allen Blue Hills Mine, Trevellas Coombe by Chris Allen
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The pumping engine house for a 60" engine and its separate stack are both... (more)
SW6638 : King Edward Mine Museum - froth flotation cell by Chris Allen King Edward Mine Museum - froth flotation cell by Chris Allen
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An early example of a froth flotation cell used for separating ore containing... (more)
SX6780 : Tinners gullies by Alan Hunt Tinners gullies by Alan Hunt
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Looking along the strike of the loads of the Birch Tor and Vitifer mine complex.... (more)
SW3734 : Geevor Mine by Sandy Gerrard Geevor Mine by Sandy Gerrard
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Waste dumps in the foreground and the Geevor Mine buildings beyond. This is a... (more)
Tags: top:CoastalX   type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW7353 : Industrial remains Cligga Head by Chris Allen Industrial remains Cligga Head by Chris Allen
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All jumbled up are the remains of a tin mine, explosives/munitions factory and a... (more)
SX3871 : East Kit Hill Mine by Chris Allen East Kit Hill Mine by Chris Allen
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The ruinous and overgrown engine house is on the left and the chimney on the... (more)
Tags: ChimneyX   Cornish Engine HouseX   county:CornwallX   top:Derelict, DisusedX   type:GeographX   place:Kit HillX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW7151 : Polberro Mine, Turnavore Shaft - St Agnes by Chris Allen Polberro Mine, Turnavore Shaft - St Agnes by Chris Allen
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This engine house had been converted to a miner's dry and as a consequence... (more)
Tags: Cornish Engine HouseX   county:CornwallX   type:Cross GridX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3532 : Disused mines in Kenidjack valley by Jonathan Hutchins Disused mines in Kenidjack valley by Jonathan Hutchins
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SW6739 : Pascoe's pumping engine house - South Wheal Frances by Chris Allen Pascoe's pumping engine house - South Wheal Frances by Chris Allen
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South Wheal Frances was a large mine that initially mined copper and then later... (more)
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - the mill by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - the mill by Chris Allen
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This is the bottom end of the extensive processing plant where the ore... (more)
Tags: type:Close LookX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   type:InsideX   subject:MineX   MuseumX   Processing PlantX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   place:St JustX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - the mill by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - the mill by Chris Allen
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Serried rank of shaking tables used in the separation of tin ore (cassiterite)... (more)
Tags: type:Close LookX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   type:InsideX   subject:MineX   MuseumX   Processing PlantX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   place:St JustX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - the mill by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - the mill by Chris Allen
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The processing mill is vast and partly stripped out. This section is well... (more)
Tags: top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   type:InsideX   subject:MineX   Processing PlantX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   place:St JustX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - Cornish stamps by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - Cornish stamps by Chris Allen
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A set of waterwheel powered stamps that have been erected as part of the... (more)
Tags: type:Close LookX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   subject:MineX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   place:St JustX   former:Tin Mine   Tin StampsX   WaterwheelX  
SW6831 : Wheal Roots, Poldark Mine - tin vein by Chris Allen Wheal Roots, Poldark Mine - tin vein by Chris Allen
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I hope this is the right way up but there is a lack of reference here. Also, the... (more)
Tags: type:Close LookX   county:CornwallX   type:InsideX   subject:MineX   Mineral VeinX   PoldarkX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine   photo:UndergroundX  
SW3734 : Geveer Mining machinery by Anthony Vosper Geveer Mining machinery by Anthony Vosper
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This tin mine long closed lives on as living museum. Retaining equipment from... (more)
SW6638 : Fortescue's pumping engine and whim houses - Wheal Grenville by Chris Allen Fortescue's pumping engine and whim houses - Wheal Grenville by Chris Allen
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Wheal Grenville, later Grenville United, was on the western end of the Great... (more)
SW3734 : Geevor Mine - winding engine by Chris Allen Geevor Mine - winding engine by Chris Allen
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A steam winding engine that was latterly run on compressed air and used for... (more)
SW6831 : Wheal Roots, Poldark Mine - underground stamps by Chris Allen Wheal Roots, Poldark Mine - underground stamps by Chris Allen
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In one of the underground chambers is this small set of stamps (6 head) belt... (more)
Tags: type:Close LookX   county:CornwallX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   type:InsideX   subject:MineX   PoldarkX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   Stationary Steam EngineX   former:Tin Mine   Tin StampsX   photo:UndergroundX  
SW7344 : Broken landscape near Wheal Busy by Chris Allen Broken landscape near Wheal Busy by Chris Allen
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The positions and view direction are a best guess because this worked over... (more)
SW3734 : Down to the sea at Geveer by Anthony Vosper Down to the sea at Geveer by Anthony Vosper
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Once a thriving tin mine now reduced to a living museum. This track way would... (more)
Tags: type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   top:PathsX   top:Quarrying, MiningX   former:Tin Mine  
SW3734 : Rusting away by Anthony Vosper Rusting away by Anthony Vosper
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Fixtures and fittings from the now closed Geveer tin mine.
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