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Steam winder, Roskear Shaft, New Dolcoath Mine, Cornwall

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Reference Number: BB95/08617
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Caption: Two years after the Dolcoath mine was closed (1920) this shaft, also known as New Dolcoath, was opened. The engine was built in 1897, although the second drum is 20th-century. The site was originally an 18th-century copper mine.
Photographer: J O Davies Date Taken: February 1995
Collection: NMR
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR
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