The Vale of Rheidol Railway
Engine Houses of West Cornwall D Nance K Brown Botallack Levant Ding Dong
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Using contemporary and archival photographs, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the engine houses of West Cornwall with brief descriptions of the engines they once contained, simple interpretations of some their key features, and short histories of the mines of which they were part. It is intended for all those interested in these historically important structures. Together, the authors bring to this guide over a century of expertise. Damian Nance is a St. Ives- born geologist with a lifelong interest in Cornish engine houses, and Kenneth Brown is a leading expert on Cornish mining history and co-author of the highly popular “Exploring Cornish Mines” series.