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Marriott's Shaft, Basset Mines, Camborne, Cornwall

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Reference Number: BB94/04621
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Caption: The ruined remains of this tin mine give it the air of an abandoned medieval abbey, rather than a disused industrial site. The mine has now become a major tourist site in the area, although at one time it was th work place for many Cornish miners.
Photographer: M Hesketh-Roberts Date Taken: October 1993
Collection: NMR
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR
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