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Latitude: 50.4213 / 50°25'16"N
Longitude: -4.8486 / 4°50'54"W
OS Eastings: 197744
OS Northings: 61816
OS Grid: SW977618
Mapcode National: GBR ZT.HFPS
Mapcode Global: FRA 07QY.4VZ
Entry Name: Royalton Mine Engine House at Sx 977617
Listing Date: 28 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1158758
English Heritage Legacy ID: 70971
Location: Roche, Cornwall, PL26
Civil Parish: Roche
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Roche
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 96 SE
1/220 Royalton Mine engine house at
- SX 977617
Engine house with chimney. Late C19. Granite rubble and brick.
Rectangular plan engine house with circular plan chimney at one corner. This is an inside beam engine house, so there is no opening in the bob wall as is usual; all the machinery was contained within the structure. Rectangular engine house, without roof; the gable end wall with the chimney at one corner, has a small window opening at upper level. The chimney is of circular plan,about 4 metres diameter at the base, tapered; the lower stage is in granite rubble, with brick collar and brick upper stage and cornice.
Not fully acessible at time of survey (July 1986)
Sources: Cornwall Committee for Archaeology.
Listing NGR: SW9774461816
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