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Calciner with Attached Chimney to South of Dressing Plant at King Edward Mine

A Grade II* Listed Building in Camborne, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2037 / 50°12'13"N

Longitude: -5.2751 / 5°16'30"W

OS Eastings: 166390

OS Northings: 38878

OS Grid: SW663388

Mapcode National: GBR Z0.T9DK

Mapcode Global: VH12Q.J44N

Entry Name: Calciner with Attached Chimney to South of Dressing Plant at King Edward Mine

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159243

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66555

Location: Camborne, Cornwall, TR14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Camborne

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Camborne and Tuckinghill

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

CAMBORNE
SW 63 NE
8/10 Calciner with attached chimney
to south of dressing plant at
King Edward Mine

GV II*

Calciner, now store. Built by Camborne School of Mines in 1904; altered.
Uncoursed granite rubble with quoins, slurried slate roof, brick chimney
stack. Small rectangular plan on east-west axis, with chimney attached at
west end. Single storey; deeply recessed window in south wall; hipped roof.
Flue at ground level, wrapped round south west corner to arched opening
in south side of chimney, under repair at time of survey (1988). Weather-
boarded lean-to addition at east end. The item forms part of a uniquely
complete set of turn-of-the-century tin mining buildings on this site.
Reference: A.W.Brooks, op.cit.


Listing NGR: SW6639038878

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