Camborne Consols, Camborne, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
This mine worked lodes under eastern Camborne town. The northern and western boundary of the sett were North Parade and Stray Park Road, respectively. To the east and south, it was adjoined by Dolcoath and Stray Park Mines. The main shafts were Engine Shaft, located 225 yards ESE of the junction of Trelowarren Street and Centenary Street, and Martin's Shaft, located 200 yards further ENE. This area is now completely built over.
UK Grid Reference: SW654402
From 1854 to 1875, Camborne Consols produced 1,180 tons of 6.8% copper ore, 170 tons of black tin, 4 tons of pyrite and 200 tons of arsenic.
References- Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 1, pp. 303-304.
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Locality Updated: Myall Lakes Reserve, Bolton, Victoria, AustraliaFrom Pat Sutton, 23rd May 2013 01:30:19