A Sketch of the Geology of Cornwall : Including a Brief Description of the Mining Districts, and the Ores Produced in Them /

Cornwall has one of the oldest mining histories in Europe. At one time, the county was a leading producer of tin, with over 2,000 mines in operation, but competition from overseas saw the boom years of the mid-nineteenth century give way to steady decline. Brenton Symons (1832-c.1908), an experience...

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Main Author: Symons, Brenton (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Place of publication not identified : publisher not identified, 1884.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press
Series:Cambridge library collection. Earth science.
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