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Latitude: 50.118 / 50°7'4"N
Longitude: -5.3266 / 5°19'35"W
OS Eastings: 162291
OS Northings: 29509
OS Grid: SW622295
Mapcode National: GBR FX7C.LWJ
Mapcode Global: VH132.M9FD
Entry Name: Detached Chimney at Sw6232295, West Wheal Metal
Listing Date: 26 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1142251
English Heritage Legacy ID: 65728
Location: Breage, Cornwall, TR13
Civil Parish: Breage
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Breage with Godolphin and Ashton
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 62 NW BREAGE
7/29 Detached chimney at SW6232295, West
Detached chimney serving beam engine house on lower ground. 1881. Killas rubble
with some granite rubble to lower stage, polychrome brick to upper stage.
Round-on-plan 2 stage tapered chimney with echinus mould to brick collar surmounted by tapered brick shaft with polychome banding and diaper work.
This chimney has possibly unique decoration to the brickwork of the chimney and the contemporary engine house survives to the north west (see separate item: Engine house at SW 623295 NW, West Sheal Metal qv).
Source of date: Kenneth Brown, council member of the Trevithick Society.
Listing NGR: SW6229129509
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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