Wheal Glynn, also known as Hurtstock Mine, is smuggled away in the back of Cardinham woods. Underground work began here in 1854 with the digging of a new adit that was recorded to contain mundic, lead and barytes. In 1857 …
So, I thought it would be a cool idea to make a list of dates that engine houses were built, significant changes to a mine, and other interesting bits and pieces that happened over the years. I’m not entirely sure …
Wheal Coates mine on the coastpath at Chapel Porth.
Wendron Consols mine hidden in the bushes of Trenear.
Cusvey Mine at the top of Twelveheads.
Charlotte United Mine at Chapel Porth.
Carnon Mine on the banks of the Restronguet river in Devoran.