Blue Hills Tin Mine

A chimney in the foreground above the beach at Trevellas Porth, with a ruined pumping - engine house (1860's) and another free standing chimney
In 1810 Blue Hills was formed from an amalgamation of older mines in the Trevellas Combe Valley - restarted with the introduction of steam power, closing in 1897.
Blue Hills Tin Streams is nearby - a working Tin recovery plant using traditional Cornish techniques / quided tours / car park.
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1530
Date:
2015-05-29 00:00:00.0
Location:
SW 7263.5203
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Blue Hills Tin Mine

A chimney in the foreground above the beach at Trevellas Porth, with a ruined pumping - engine house (1860's) and another free standing chimney
In 1810 Blue Hills was formed from an amalgamation of older mines in the Trevellas Combe Valley - restarted with the introduction of steam power, closing in 1897.
Blue Hills Tin Streams is nearby - a working Tin recovery plant using traditional Cornish techniques / quided tours / car park.
Ref:
1530
Date:
2015-05-29 00:00:00.0
Location:
SW 7263.5203
Photographer: