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HER Number:MDV72800
Name:Wheal Russell Mine, Adit


Site of 19th century adit/air shaft at Wheal Russell Mine


Grid Reference:SX 436 706
Map Sheet:SX47SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishGulworthy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAVISTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ADIT (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Buck, C., 2005, Wheal Russell Mine, Devon: Archaeological Assessment, 31 (Report - Assessment). SDV336659.

Site of a possible adit/air shaft (Site 26) shown on an undated abandoned mine plan of Wheal Russell Mine. The shaft was not located during the survey in 2005.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336659Report - Assessment: Buck, C.. 2005. Wheal Russell Mine, Devon: Archaeological Assessment. Cornwall County Council Report. 2006R0004. A4 Stapled + Digital. 31.

Associated Monuments

MDV22886Part of: Wheal Russell Mine, Gulworthy (Monument)
MDV72801Related to: Wheal Russell Mine, Shaft (Monument)
MDV52836Related to: Wheal Russell Mine, Shaft (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4040 - Wheal Russell Mine, Devon: Archaeological Assessment

Date Last Edited:Sep 18 2006 1:42PM