Wheal Henry, Twelveheads, Chacewater, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
A small tin and copper mine situated on the east side of the Poldice valley, just north of Hale Mills. The main shaft was Goodluck Shaft, of which a large burrow remains in a field about 300 yards north of Hale Mills. This is marked by the grid reference.
Between 1815 and 1847, Wheal Henry produced 1,860 tons of 8% copper ore.
1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.
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- Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 1, pp. 417-418.
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Locality Updated: Unionville, Carroll Co., Maryland, USAFrom Bill Cordua, 9th Dec 2013 04:18:29