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Chimney at Sw591290, Wheal Grey

A Grade II Listed Building in Germoe, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1127 / 50°6'45"N

Longitude: -5.3701 / 5°22'12"W

OS Eastings: 159151

OS Northings: 29064

OS Grid: SW591290

Mapcode National: GBR FX3D.4YT

Mapcode Global: VH131.VFWG

Entry Name: Chimney at Sw591290, Wheal Grey

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65911

Location: Germoe, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Germoe

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Germoe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


6/232 Chimney at SW591290, Wheal Grey


Chimney, serving former china clay works. Circa late C19. Granite rubble lower
stage, brick upper stage. Round plan adjoining walls of converging flue to west side
leading from ruin of large clay dry building (not included).
Tall tapered 2-stage chimney with moulded brick collar between the stages.
One of a group of 3 surviving chimneys relating to formerly extensive china clay
works at Wheal Grey. These are the only remains of clay works in west Cornwall.

Listing NGR: SW5910029000

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