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Cape Cornwall Tin Mine (United Kingdom)

Parish: St.Just

At work in 1870 with the following information;
Secretary and purser, H.L.Phillips, 32 New Broad Street, London;
Manager, Richard Pryor, Redruth;
Agent, John Davey;
Engineers, F.Mitchell and William Jenkin;
Payday, First Saturday in the month;
110 fathoms deep;
12 persons employed.

Data courtesy of Roy Morton

Further reading:

"The St. Just Mining District", by Cyril Noall (1973)

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