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Deep as Dolcoath

Derek A. Kneebone

Deep as Dolcoath

Some studies in Cornish history.

by Derek A. Kneebone

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Published by D.A. Kneebone in Porthleven (High Burrow, Loe Bar Road, Porthleven) .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination114p. :
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17373949M

  10 Best Dark Books By Amelia Gray | Amelia Gray's wonderfully dark story collection Gutshot features a giant snake bisecting a town and a man, afraid of losing his beloved, soothed by. MINERALS OF SOUTH WEST ENGLAND The metal mines of Cornwall and Devon have produced an astonishing variety of mineral species over a long period of time, but mostly during the heyday of mining in the 18th and 19th centuries .

  Big Books for Deep Thinkers. by Jeff Somers / October 1, at pm all of which are fascinating and will lead you in mental directions you couldn’t predict. This is a book meant to be shared and discussed among your friends and family—because the results of these puzzles will surprise : Jeff Somers.   14 murders that shook Cornwall - and some remain unsolved. Terry Oldham was found dead in his home on Dolcoath Road in Camborne. a deep stab wound to her right cheek and 17 other stab.

An insider’s account of the “secret and unaccountable shadow government” that really runs the country. Former Congressional staffer Lofgren (The Party Is Over: How Republicans Went Crazy, Democrats Became Useless, and the Middle Class Got Shafted, ) draws on nearly three decades of work in national security and military affairs to provide an overview of the web of .   In yesterday’s gallery talk as part of the West meets West exhibition at Uillinn, Skibbereen, I concentrated on one of the many artists who made their way to Cornwall in the late nineteenth century: Stanhope Alexander deserves a Roaringwater Journal post of his own, as he rather neatly embodies the concept of linking the two westernmost seaboards of .


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The mine probably began operating in the s. The first documented reference to it dates from It was a ‘cost book.

With a decline in the quality of the ore grade and almost insuperable difficulties in working such a dispersed deep sett (Dolcoath was the deepest mine in the county, and by had some 70 miles of underground levels), Dolcoath could not survive, and closed in Within Dolcoath Mine, Dolcoath Main Lode, at around fms was a steepl y-dipping (to the south) structure.

By fms the dip was in the region of 60°S and by fms was less than 50°S. Dolcoath as we know it today is actually an amalgamation of several other smaller mines including Stray Park (), Bullen Garden Mine and Roskear.

s The mine began working in the early 's. The mine was over feet deep. To show at a glance what 'the pioneer of deep mining' did for Dolcoath it need only be stated that the value of the mine, calculated on the market prices of shares, rose from 4,l.

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Dolcoath Mine - William and his brother James were each being paid about a month working as 'drawers' in the mine in the They appear in the Dolcoath cost book. Dolcoath Mine - where 4xGreatGrandfather William and his brother James were each being paid about £10 a month working as 'drawers' in the mine in the s pins.

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That deep-level metal mining is well within the range of practicability is shown by the energetic action of the owners of Dolcoath in beginning eighteen months ago a new vertical shaft, of 18 feet in diameter, which is expected to intersect the main lode at a depth of 3, feet. They are either obliterated or plugged.

Dolcoath main lode would have always been interesting to have a look in. I read some literature from the 60's about some people who went up the adit in search of Dolcoath Main.

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