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DETACHED CHIMNEY AT SW 598263, TREWAVAS MINE

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: DETACHED CHIMNEY AT SW 598263, TREWAVAS MINE

List entry Number: 1142249

Location

DETACHED CHIMNEY AT SW 598263, TREWAVAS MINE

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Breage

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Aug-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 65722

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History

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Details

SW 52 NE BREAGE

6/192 Detached chimney at SW 598263, Trewavas Mine

GV II

Detached chimney serving beam engine house. Circa 1840. Granite rubble, round-on- plan single stage chimney set on the top of the cliff above the engine house at Old Shaft. Remains of the linking inclined flue survive. Wheal Trewavas was a copper mine and worked from circa 1834-1846. Source : Mines and Miners of Cornwall, A K Hamilton Jenkin. This chimney replaced the original chimney of which the base survives halfway up the cliff near the engine house.

Listing NGR: SW5991326522

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hamilton Jenkins, A K, Mines and Miners of Cornwall, (1976)

National Grid Reference: SW 59913 26522

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