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Latitude: 50.2965 / 50°17'47"N
Longitude: -5.2289 / 5°13'43"W
OS Eastings: 170134
OS Northings: 49044
OS Grid: SW701490
Mapcode National: GBR Z3.8HJP
Mapcode Global: VH125.BT23
Entry Name: Engine House at Sw699492 (Charlotte United)
Listing Date: 31 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1312370
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63769
Location: St. Agnes, Cornwall, TR5
Civil Parish: St. Agnes
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Mount Hawke with Mithian
Church of England Diocese: Truro
ST AGNES CHAPEL FORTH
SW 74 NW
7/137 Engine house at SW699492
- (Charlotte United)
Pumping beam engine house for copper mine. Circa 1859. Killas rubble walls.
Plan: Rectangular-on-plan engine house with front (bob) wall and right-hand wall
only surviving. Opposite the shaft in front of the engine house is a pair of parallel walls for former balance bob. No machinery.
Exterior: Bob wall has round-arched plug doorway and small opening below. Other
taller wall has doorway, on the left,and 2 small openings, all spanned by timber
Sources: Sharpe, Adam and Smith, John. Engine Houses in St Agnes parish. (Cornwall Archaeological Unit survey for Carrick District Council.
Important landmark in an unspoiled coastal valley.
Listing NGR: SW7013449043
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