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Wolf's Shaft Engine House

A Grade II Listed Building in Camborne, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2073 / 50°12'26"N

Longitude: -5.2789 / 5°16'44"W

OS Eastings: 166135

OS Northings: 39292

OS Grid: SW661392

Mapcode National: GBR Z0.T2C9

Mapcode Global: VH12Q.G13W

Entry Name: Wolf's Shaft Engine House

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66591

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 CONDURROW ROAD
SW 63 NE
Higher Condurrow
8/45 (north side)
Wolf's Shaft Engine House
II

Mine pump engine house, now derelict. Probably c.1907, for Condurrow
United Mines. Uncoursed granite rubble with quoins, bob wall of dressed
granite blocks, window arches of variegated brick, chimney finished with
red engineering brick. Rectangular plan on north-south axis, with bob wall
to north and circular chimney attached to south-east corner. Three stages
set back over a basement; round-headed openings including bob-wall
window with dressed granite voussoirs and keystone; chimney complete,
with moulded annular cornices to both stages. Interior: machinery
mountings of very large dressed granite blocks. History: housed 80"
cylinder.


Listing NGR: SW6613539292

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