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Latitude: 50.2159 / 50°12'57"N
Longitude: -5.2396 / 5°14'22"W
OS Eastings: 168978
OS Northings: 40118
OS Grid: SW689401
Mapcode National: GBR Z3.FDQN
Mapcode Global: VH12K.4TCW
Entry Name: Chimney at Sw 689 401
Listing Date: 12 September 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1142620
English Heritage Legacy ID: 66682
Location: Carn Brea, Cornwall, TR16
Civil Parish: Carn Brea
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Redruth
Church of England Diocese: Truro
CARN BREA CARNKIE
SK 64 SE
5/134 Chimney at SW 689 401
Chimney to former winder at Wheal Basset Mine; now derelict. Late C19.
Uncoursed granite rubble and brick. Tapered cylindrical form, apparently intact,
with cornice to top of brick stage. History: winder, intended to work Miners
shaft to east which did not proceed, was adapted to work Lyle's shaft to west
by ropes on pulley stands. Included for group value with engine houses and West
Basset stamps approx. 200 metres to the west. Reference: Palmer & Neaverson.,
Listing NGR: SW6890040100
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