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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Wheal Friendship (Mary Tavy) Copper Mine

Wheal Friendship (Mary Tavy) Copper Mine (United Kingdom)


Description by ICLOK

Mined for Copper, pyrites and lead 1800 to 1909 and re-worked 1913 t0 1925. Output 155,000T Copper 14,700T Arsenic, 1,120T Lead, 5000T Pyrites, some tin. 1/4 mile from Mary Tavy. Wheelpits, dumps, arsenic processing site.

Photos of Wheal Friendship (Mary Tavy) Copper Mine

Photographs Of Friendship
Photographs Of Friendship (13 photos)
Last updated June 25th 2017 by The Fresh Prince of Portreath
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Historic Photographs Of Friendship (2 photos)
Last updated August 26th 2010 by spitfire

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Wheal Friendship (Mary Tavy) Copper Mine was served by:

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