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Wheal Unity Copper Mine (United Kingdom)


Operated: 1810-1845
Output: Non recorded - known copper was produced.
Rems: Several Adits belonging to this mine come out in the cliff face at Porth Pyg and the cove at Vro Rock, these may be explored at low tide. The overgrown dumps of this mine can be found between SW674173 and SW673167 near Teneriffe.
This mine was a merger of several old setts including Trenance Mine, Predannack, Wartha, and Wheal Foss.

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Last updated July 27th 2008 by ICLOK
Photographs Of Wheal Unity
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Last updated July 27th 2008 by ICLOK

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Major Mining Region

Wheal Unity Copper Mine belongs to the Mounts Bay - Breage region.

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