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Chimney at Wheal St Vincent to West of Main Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Callington, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5043 / 50°30'15"N

Longitude: -4.279 / 4°16'44"W

OS Eastings: 238487

OS Northings: 69652

OS Grid: SX384696

Mapcode National: GBR NP.KQPZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 17XQ.QS6

Entry Name: Chimney at Wheal St Vincent to West of Main Building

Listing Date: 22 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61462

Location: Callington, Cornwall, PL17

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Callington

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Callington

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 36 NE Chimney at Wheal St
Vincent
to West of main building
8/253
II
GV

Chimney. Probably 1835. Killas rubble. Tall tapered stack with band round the top
all complete. Chimney of Wheal St Vincent silver/lead smelting works active circa
1810 circa 1848. This particular structure built apparently for the middle period of
working. Source A.K Hamilton-Jenkin, Mines and Miners of Cornwall, Volume XV page 27.


Listing NGR: SX3848769652

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