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Royalton Mine Engine House at Sx 977617

A Grade II Listed Building in Roche, Cornwall

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158758

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70971

Location: Roche, Cornwall, PL26

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Roche

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Roche

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

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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