HARRIET SHAFT ENGINE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1142665

Date first listed: 12-Sep-1989

Statutory Address: HARRIET SHAFT ENGINE HOUSE, LOWER PENGEGON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: HARRIET SHAFT ENGINE HOUSE, LOWER PENGEGON ROAD

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

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Camborne

National Grid Reference: SW 65797 40103

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History

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Details

CAMBORNE LOWER PENGEGON ROAD SW 64 SE (west side, off) 5/59 Harriet Shaft Engine House II

Mine pump engine house, now derelict. Probably late C19, for Dolcoath Mine. Uncoursed rubble with granite quoins, bob wall of dressed granite blocks, window arches of brick; now roofless. Rectangular plan on north- west/south-east axis, with bob wall to north and circular chimney attached at south-west corner. Three stages on a plinth; round-headed openings including large cylinder door in rear wall beside chimney; slightly tapered chimney with moulded cornice, former brick upper stage missing. Former shaft immediately in front of bob wall. Interior not inspected. History: formerly housed 65" cylinder; one of the few remaining monuments of the Dolcoath Mine, once the most productive tin mine in the world.

Listing NGR: SW6579740103

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 66605

Legacy System: LBS

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