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Pictures & images of the ruins of Botallack Tin Mine, Cornwall England. One of the most picturesque and dramatic sites of the Cornish coast are the engine houses and at Crown mines Botallack. The cornish coast has been a site of mining from prehistoric times. Botallack Tin Mine is a submarine mine with shafts 570 meters deep leading to tunnels that run half a mile under the sea. In it's working life Botallack Tin Mine produced 14500 tons of tin, 20,000 tons of copper and 1,500 tons of...
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