Egloshellen Mine (Gwindra Mine; Gwendra Mine), St Stephen, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
An iron mine, which was started in the early 1800s, reworked in 1836 and again in 1858-1859. It was reopened in 1907, but no further production resulted.
UK Grid Reference: SW950528
The sett comprised two EW-trending lodes, which were worked from an adit and a shaft that extends only 12 fms below adit level. The lodes were slightly heaved by two NS-trending cross-courses, one of which carried a little torbernite near the intersection.
Between 1858 and 1859, the mine sold 426 tons of iron 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. 2, p. 543 (also see addenda in the 1994 reprint).
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Locality Updated: Line pit (Lowe's Mine), State Line District, Cecil Co., Maryland, USAFrom Bill Cordua, 9th Dec 2013 21:28:40