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Silver Hill Mine, Perranarworthal, Wendron & Falmouth District, Cornwall, England, UK

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A small lead mine, working a NS-trending lead lode to the east of Perranwell station. According to Hamilton Jenkin, the mine was at work before 1838.

The grid reference marks one of the shaft dumps. More shaft dumps are located near the small stream to the south, and in the corners of the field across the road to the north.

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References

Atkinson, B. (1994): Mining Sites in Cornwall, Vol. 2, Dyllansow Truran (Truro), xx pp.

A.K. Hamilton Jenkin: Annotations to Ordnance Survey map, scale 1:10,000, sheet 48SW.

 
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