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HER Number:31868
Name:MELLANVRANE - Post Medieval mine


Mellanvrane is mentioned in 1728, although Pascoe appears to have confused the location of this mine with Mellenoweth.

Grid Reference:SW 583 380
Parish:Hayle, Penwith, Cornwall
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Protected Status: None recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Primary Record No. (1985-2009): 31868
  • SMR No. (OS Quarter-sheet and SMR No.): SW53NE 99-41

Monument Types

  • MINE (18th Century - 1701 AD to 1800 AD)

Full description

Mellanvrane is mentioned in 1728 (b1). Pascoe appears to have confused the location of this mine with Mellenoweth (b2).

<1> Jenkin, AKH, 1961, Mines and Miners of Cornwall, PT V, 14 (Bibliographic reference). SCO3635.

<2> Pascoe, WH, 1976, Phillack Checklist (CA15, 1976), VOL 15, 102 (Article in serial). SCO4084.

Sources / Further Reading

[1]SCO3635 - Bibliographic reference: Jenkin, AKH. 1961. Mines and Miners of Cornwall. PT V, 14.
[2]SCO4084 - Article in serial: Pascoe, WH. 1976. Phillack Checklist (CA15, 1976). CA No 15. VOL 15, 102.

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Related records: none recorded