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Polhigey Moor Mine (incl. Polhigey Mine), Penmarth, Wendron, Wendron & Falmouth District, Cornwall, England, UK

UK Grid Reference: SW705352
Latitude: 50°10'18"N
Longitude: 5°12'51"W
These closely related mines worked lodes in the moorland area between Penmarth and Halabezack. Only small quantities of tin were produced during the main periods of activity, from 1862 to 1873 and from 1926 to 1928. Some shafts and a few dumps are located east of the road leading into Penmarth.
Ref.: B. Atkinson: Mining Sites in Cornwall, Vol. 2, Dyllansow Truran (1994)

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