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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.


List entry Number: 1142665



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Camborne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Sep-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66605

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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

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National Grid Reference: SW 65797 40103


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