Wheal Bal, St Just, Cornwall

Wheal Bal, St Just, Cornwall

Wheal Bal was a less productive mine, recovering only a few tons of tin during its working period from 1844 to 1865. Located 1/2 mile NE of Carnyorth. Ref.: B. Atkinson: Mining Sites in Cornwall, Vol. 2, Dyllansow Truran (1994)

1864 Richard Quick, purser Wheal Bal

1873 Over the next few years the Geevor mine expanded to include Wheal Bal and Wheal Carne

St Just Area Mines, Cornwall