Wheal Maid Decline (incl. Whiteworks section), Wheal Maid (Wheal Maiden), St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
In 1983, Carnon Consolidated Tin Mines Ltd. started to explore the old Wheal Maid workings. An adit was driven, cutting three mineralized veins on a distance of 655 m. In 1984, this adit - declining to the southeast - was further driven ahead to connect this section to the Wheal Jane workings. In a depth of roughly 100 m, some levels of the old 'Whiteworks section' were cut, from where a number of interesting minerals was recovered.
9 entries listed. 9 valid minerals.
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- Lapis 11(2), 38 (1986)
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