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Wheal Fortune (West Wheal Fortune; Great Wheal Fortune), Truthwall, Ludgvan, Cornwall, England, UK

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 8' 28'' North , 5° 27' 36'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.14111,-5.46000
GeoHash:G#: gbuj5zbjh
UK National Grid Reference:SW528326
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Worked from 1815 to 1891, with a total output of 11,400 tons of copper and 3,000 tons of tin. The extensive waste tips of this mine can be located on the hillside north of Truthwall.
Ref.: B. Atkinson: Mining Sites in Cornwall, vol. 2, Dyllansow Truran (1994)


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