History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Engine House, Boiler House and Two Chimneys East Calstock Mine

A Grade II Listed Building in Calstock, Cornwall

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5055 / 50°30'19"N

Longitude: -4.2206 / 4°13'14"W

OS Eastings: 242627

OS Northings: 69658

OS Grid: SX426696

Mapcode National: GBR NS.KFQN

Mapcode Global: FRA 271Q.HK3

Entry Name: Engine House, Boiler House and Two Chimneys East Calstock Mine

Listing Date: 19 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140198

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60843

Location: Calstock, Cornwall, PL18

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Calstock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Calstock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Find accommodation in
Calstock

Listing Text

CALSTOCK EAST CALSTOCK MINE
SX 46 NW
4/97 Engine house, boiler house and
two chimneys
II
Mine buildings at East Calstock Mine, including engine house, boiler house and two
chimneys. Late C19. Slatestone rubble.
Plan: The engine house is of rectangular plan, with one chimney about 15 metres to
north and the second chimney about 20 metres to south east, with single storey
building attached. The engine house has the bob wall to south in the gable end, with
round arch and lower round-arched opening ; window openings to sides. Cylinder
bedstone in the engine house. The northern chimney is circular and tapered, with
brick cornice ; the southern chimney is circular and tapered, in rubble only, with a
single storey building attached with doorway and window openings.
In 1865 there was a 42 inch pumping engine with a 24 inch whim engine. East Calstock
Mine produced copper, and is located to the west of the line of the East Cornwall
Mineral Railway.
Sources: Tamar Valley Project. Barton, D.B.: Mines and Mineral Railways of East
Cornwall and West Devon 1964.


Listing NGR: SX4262769658

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.