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Latitude: 50.0902 / 50°5'24"N
Longitude: -5.3579 / 5°21'28"W
OS Eastings: 159913
OS Northings: 26522
OS Grid: SW599265
Mapcode National: GBR FX4F.YBW
Mapcode Global: VH132.2ZVR
Entry Name: Detached Chimney at Sw 598263, Trewavas Mine
Listing Date: 26 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1142249
English Heritage Legacy ID: 65722
Location: Breage, Cornwall, TR13
Civil Parish: Breage
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Breage with Godolphin and Ashton
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 52 NE BREAGE
6/192 Detached chimney at SW 598263,
Detached chimney serving beam engine house. Circa 1840. Granite rubble, round-on-
plan single stage chimney set on the top of the cliff above the engine house at Old
Shaft. Remains of the linking inclined flue survive.
Wheal Trewavas was a copper mine and worked from circa 1834-1846. Source :
Mines and Miners of Cornwall, A K Hamilton Jenkin.
This chimney replaced the original chimney of which the base survives halfway up the
cliff near the engine house.
Listing NGR: SW5991326522
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