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Chimney of East Wheal Rose Mine

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Newlyn East, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3624 / 50°21'44"N

Longitude: -5.0402 / 5°2'24"W

OS Eastings: 183870

OS Northings: 55812

OS Grid: SW838558

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.QC83

Mapcode Global: FRA 08B2.N8J

Entry Name: Chimney of East Wheal Rose Mine

Listing Date: 16 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141459

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63985

Location: St. Newlyn East, Cornwall, TR8

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Newlyn East

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Newlyn

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

(South Side)

Chimney of East Wheal Rose


Chimney of the resurrected East Wheal Rose Mine, north shaft (Silver-Land). 1881.
Uncoursed killas stone and brick. Freestanding, approx 53m to east of the Engine
House (q.v.). Approx 90 cm diameter at base, and 30m high (l00ft to match cylinder),
with two opposed arched openings at qround level dressed with buff brick. Chimney
tapers upwards, the upper section of c.64 courses in brick, with further is courses
of spaced corbels, and capped with 8 courses. battered in at top. Paired putlog/
drain holes in shaft. Chimney is linked underground by arched flues passing the
boilers, to the engine house.

Listing NGR: SW8387055812

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

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