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Mines of Mid Cornwall - The St Austell Mining District

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MID CORNWALL: St. Austell, Lanivet, Luxulyan & Par

Name of Mine

Principal Shafts

Chief Produce

Notable Minerals

South Terras (Resugga & Tolgarrick Mine or Union Mine)

North, South, Old Pump, Old Iron Pit, Jem, New Adit and Gossan shafts

Uranium

Tin, Iron Ore, Ochre & Umber

Ruthers (Ruthvoes or Indian Queens Mine)

Footway and Engine Shafts

IRON & MANGANESE

Haematite & Manganite

Parka Consols (Toldish Tin Mine)

Engine Shaft

TIN

 

Parka

Main and Garlands Shafts

TIN

 

Castle-an-Dinas Mine

South shaft, North Shaft

WOLFRAM

 

Mulberry Hill

 

TIN

 

Tretoil (Lanivet Consols)

Water, Edwards, Bakers, Elizabeths, Moor, Johns, Engine, Henwoods and Williams Shafts

COPPER & TIN

Tin

Wheal Bunnie

Engine Shaft

TIN

Wolfram

Old Beam Mine

Williams, Rashleighs, Hoskins, Martyns, Phillips, Nancocks, Engine and Tremaynes Shafts

TIN

Cassiterite, Wolfram, Kaolin, Melaconite, Olivenite, Pharmacosiderite   Talc

Treverbyn, Knightor, Ruby & Trethurgy Mines

Butt's Shaft and Floyd's Shaft

IRON

Cassiterite, Limonite   Haematite

Rocks & Treverbyn United

Huppucks, Simmons, Lukes, Pellys, Hodges, Buckleys, Thomsons, Cunninghams, Grays, Kenworthys, Sunderlands, Eastern Whim, Western Whim, No.1, Carnsmerry Whim and Rawsons Shafts

TIN

 

Restormel Royal

 

IRON

Haematite, Bismuth, Uranium, Barite, Psilomelane and Goethite

St. Austell Consolidated Mines

Dowsons Engine, Flatrod, Strawberry Eastern, Corner, Youngs Boundary, Strawberry Western, Heaths, Blewitts and Hawkins Shafts

COPPER & TIN

Lead, Arsenic, Mixed Cobalt & Nickel & Uranium

Great Crinnis (Carlyon Consols)

Startford's Shaft & Fanny's Shaft

COPPER & LEAD

Galena, & Silver

Great Hewas United

Wheal Elizabeth, Stanlie's, Warne's, Engine, Corner, East, Northey's, Gerry's, Charles', Charles' Footway, Adit, Hewas and Underlay Shafts

TIN

Copper, Lead & Silver

Great Dowgas (including Ventonwyn Mine)

Boundary, Engine, Trevanions, Western, Rhodes and Blinkens Shafts

TIN & COPPER

Bismuth & Cobalt

Great Polgooth

Davey's shaft, William's shaft, Reeds shaft, Little Mulvra shaft, Stitch shaft, George's shaft, Snailcreep shaft, Brazier's shaft, Old Glands shaft, New Glands shaft, Botterals shaft, Varcoes shaft, Morcoms shaft, Vanvean shaft, St Martins shaft, Clark's shaft, Eustace's shaft, Phillis' Old shaft and Burn's shafts

TIN & COPPER

Amethyst

South Polgooth (including Treloweth Mine)

Engine (or Main) Shaft and Baldu Shaft

TIN

Copper & Arsenic

Fowey Consols (including Wheal Treasure, Wheal Fortune, Wheal Chance, Wheal Hope and Lanescot Mine)

Kendall's North, Carruggatt, John's, Austen's, Anthony's, West's, Tregaske's, Kendall's, Union, Trathan's (Wheal Chance), Pidler's Man Engine (Wheal Fortune), Bottrall's, Henrietta's, Blues (Wheal Fortune), Polsue's, Mundic, Ray's, Thomson's, Samson's, Hodge's, Seymour,s, Sawle's (Lanescot Mine), Coate's, Powne's, Remfry's and Tremayne's Shafts

COPPER & TIN

Blende, Bismuth, Nickel, Pyrite & Native Silver

Par Consols

Puckeys, Puckey's North, Puckey's South, Rashleigh's and Edgcumbe's Shafts; Underlay, Meredith's, Treffry's North and Treffry's South Shafts

COPPER & TIN

Zinc, Pyrite & Haematite

Pembroke

Bennett's, Edgcumbe Engine, Matthew's, Footway, Grove (or Tallack's), New Engine, Old Engine, Pearce's, Summerpole, Old Sump, Taylor's, Bray's and Carlyon Shafts

COPPER & TIN

Zinc

East Crinnis

Gill's, East Crinnis Engine, Brenton's, Strike's, Clark's, Taylor's, Bridgeman's, Chubb's, Margetson's, Pearce's, Reid's and Welch's Shafts

COPPER & TIN

Zinc & Pyrite

Polmear

Barratts, Jobs, Lukes, Engine, Counthouse, Derricks, Lobbs, Footway, Gewens, Gardiners, Gewens Eastern, Smithys and Moyles Shafts

COPPER & PYRITES

Zinc, Arsenic, Tin, Lead and Silver

Par & St Blazey Consols (South Prideaux Wood)

Hitchins Shaft

TIN

 

Blencowe Consols

Old Engine, Joblings and Lamberts Shafts

TIN

 

 

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