Wheal Coates St Agnes Cornwall UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MoreOutdoor
N 50° 18.329 W 005° 13.878
30U E 341112 N 5574977
National Trust Whael Coates
Waymark Code: WM10V2Q
Location: South West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 06/24/2019
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
Views: 6

Wheal Coates could be described as the most picturesque, disused mine workings in Cornwall.
With the stunning view and well preserved structures. It is perhaps thanks to the National Trust who maintain this site/location that we and future generations get the benefit of realising all about our forefathers. To consider all of the hard work they did for " a crust of bread"..
To work a mine such as this, working in all weathers and digging mine shaft deep into the earth, following the veins of ore, even well out under the sea. Then to process the ore to get the refined minerals certainly paints a picture in my mind, amazing.
The address of property, including Postcode.:
Wheal Coates Between Porth Chapel and St Agnes Cornwall UK

The charges to visitors and opening hours.:
There is National Trust parking close by where there is a charge, however the location is on the South West Coast path so access can be achieved from other directions where parking would be optional.

Web page: [Web Link]

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/wheal-coates https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wheal_Coates https://www.cornwalls.co.uk/history/mines/wheal_coates.htm

National Trust member: no

Parking place (optional): Not Listed

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