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Whim Plat 100 Metres to North West of Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Trevalga, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6836 / 50°41'0"N

Longitude: -4.7205 / 4°43'13"W

OS Eastings: 207915

OS Northings: 90632

OS Grid: SX079906

Mapcode National: GBR N2.6C96

Mapcode Global: FRA 1708.DV1

Entry Name: Whim Plat 100 Metres to North West of Manor House

Listing Date: 20 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223543

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68886

Location: Trevalga, Cornwall, PL35

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Trevalga

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Trevalga

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

TREVALGA
SX 09 SE
Whim plat 100 metres to north west
1/224 of Manor House
II
Whim plat. Circa early C19. Slate stone rubble. Built into side of steeply sloping
bank above disused quarry and mine on sea edge. The semi-circular structure is a
retaining wall with a flat platform on which the capstan was placed and 2 shafts with
large openings on the lower side to accommodate the ropes used to haul the material
from below.


Listing NGR: SX0791590632

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

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