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Latitude: 50.2356 / 50°14'8"N
Longitude: -5.1631 / 5°9'46"W
OS Eastings: 174532
OS Northings: 42074
OS Grid: SW745420
Mapcode National: GBR Z7.C8WW
Mapcode Global: FRA 082D.NCK
Entry Name: Consolidated Mines, Chimney
Listing Date: 21 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140933
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63191
Location: Gwennap, Cornwall, TR16
Civil Parish: Gwennap
Built-Up Area: United Downs industrial Park
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Gwennap
Church of England Diocese: Truro
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4/93 Consolidated Mines, Chimney
Detached mine chimney. Early C19. Killas rubble with granite collar and brick upper
stage. Round plan, tapered. 2 stages. Upper stage partly fallen. Tapered. Put
log holes to stone walling, used for scaffolding during construction. Projecting
collar has ovolo-moulding to upper side.
This tower is detached to give better flue draught to beam engine house lower down
One of very few early mining remains in Cornwall and part of the Consols Mine which
during the 1830s was the most successful copper and tin mine in the world.
Listing NGR: SW7453242074
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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