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Buttern Hill Mine, Cornwall

Principal ores: TIN & WOLFRAM

Wadebridge: grid reference SX176820


Buttern Hill lies almost four miles southeast of Camelford in the Altarnun parish of North Cornwall. The mine worked a tin and wolfram lodes but there is very little other information on the mine. There are no records of output.

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Other nearby mines and their main ores

Great Roughtor Consols (approx. 1.8 km; MISPICKEL)

Great Onslow Consols (approx. 8.9 km; COPPER, PYRITE & BLENDE)

Treburgett (approx. 11.9 km; LEAD, SILVER, ZINC & PYRITE)

Pengenna (approx. 12.6 km; LEAD, ANTIMONY & LEAD-ZINC)

Craddock Moor (approx. 12.7 km; COPPER)

Trewethen & Pengenna (approx. 12.9 km; ANTIMONY)

Phoenix United (approx. 13.2 km; COPPER & TIN)

South Wheal Phoenix (approx. 13.4 km; COPPER)

West Rosedown (approx. 14.3 km; COPPER)

Marke Valley Mine (approx. 14.3 km; COPPER & TIN)

 

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