West Devon Mining

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Mining In Cornwall - World Heritage Site
... UNESCO World Heritage Site Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List Country United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Type ... exported worldwide, including Mexico and Peru, and will consist of a trail linking mining sites from Land's End in Cornwall, through Porthtowan and St Agnes up the spine of the county to the Tamar Valley ... There, the exporting port of Morwellham is being developed alongside the Devon Great Consols Mine to demonstrate the nature and scale of the operations, with the Eastern Gateway to the World Heritage Site ...

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