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WHEAL JENKIN GROUP OF 2 ENGINE HOUSES AND ONE CHIMNEY AT SX 264 712 AND SX 265 713

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: WHEAL JENKIN GROUP OF 2 ENGINE HOUSES AND ONE CHIMNEY AT SX 264 712 AND SX 265 713

List entry Number: 1140498

Location

WHEAL JENKIN GROUP OF 2 ENGINE HOUSES AND ONE CHIMNEY AT SX 264 712 AND SX 265 713

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Linkinhorne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Nov-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 62169

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History

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Details

LINKINHORNE SX 27 SE 6/32 Wheal Jenkin group of 2 engine - houses and one chimney at SX 264 712 and SX 265 713 II Two engine houses and one chimney at Wheal Jenkin copper mine. Late C19. Granite rubble. Plan: One engine house to south west; second engine house to north east, with chimney about 20 metres to south east. South west engine house is a tall building with granite quoins; gable end to front and rear with round-arched bob-opening to one gable end, the other gable end with a wide round-arched opening at ground floor, 2 narrower arched openings at first floor and one at the apex of the gable. Segmental-arched openings in the side walls and a lean-to. North east engine house has doorway to side and gable end, 2 window openings on the opposite side. Circular rubble tapered chimney. Not fully accessible at time of survey. Sources: Barton, D.B.: A Historical Survey of the Mines and Mineral Railways of East Cornwall and West Devon. 1964.

Listing NGR: SX2659271308

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Barton, D B , A Historical Survey of the Mines and Mineral Railways of East Cornwall and West Devon, (1964)

National Grid Reference: SX2659271308

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