Botallack mine. Situated at Botallack, a village situated between Pendeen & St.Just, Cornwall. This was a former tin mine (copper & arsenic were also mined here, but in lesser quantity than tin). The mine, that extended out beneath the sea, closed in 1895. The photo shows the remains of the engine house.
Cornwall's countryside. Walks on Bodmin Moor, its hills, valleys, rivers, antiquities, trails, mineral tramways and more. Walk descriptions, Oliver's Diary, Interest along the way, Statistics, Useful Information and full Route Directions.