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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Bosweddan And Wheal Castle Tin Mine

Bosweddan And Wheal Castle Tin Mine (United Kingdom)


Parish: ST.JUST

Working in 1870 with the following information;
119 shares;
Produce, Tin & Copper;
Purser & Manager, R Boyns,St,Just;
Agents, James Roach and William Hattam;
Payday, last Saturday in the month;
120 fathoms deep;

120 persons employed.

Data courtesy of Roy Morton

Further reading:

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

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Last updated December 31st 2007 by royfellows

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