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Chimney at Sw 689 401

A Grade II Listed Building in Carn Brea, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2159 / 50°12'57"N

Longitude: -5.2396 / 5°14'22"W

OS Eastings: 168978

OS Northings: 40118

OS Grid: SW689401

Mapcode National: GBR Z3.FDQN

Mapcode Global: VH12K.4TCW

Entry Name: Chimney at Sw 689 401

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66682

Location: Carn Brea, Cornwall, TR16

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Carn Brea

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Redruth

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SK 64 SE
5/134 Chimney at SW 689 401

Chimney to former winder at Wheal Basset Mine; now derelict. Late C19.
Uncoursed granite rubble and brick. Tapered cylindrical form, apparently intact,
with cornice to top of brick stage. History: winder, intended to work Miners
shaft to east which did not proceed, was adapted to work Lyle's shaft to west
by ropes on pulley stands. Included for group value with engine houses and West
Basset stamps approx. 200 metres to the west. Reference: Palmer & Neaverson.,

Listing NGR: SW6890040100

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

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