2017 Diary

A currebt and ongoing project
Past project completed by CBMS
21st Feb "My time at Great Condurrow" Talk John Bullock, worked with CSM students.
21st March **FOR MEMBERS ONLY, visit to Camborne School of Mines, Tremough MEMBERS ONLY**
Led by Andy Wetherett. Meet at main reception 11.30. Book a place at the Feb meeting.
18th April The AGM then showing two films : Gwithian Tin Streams & Cornish Tin Plants. C'wall 50 & 60's
16th May Talk.Tony Brooks. "Kelly Mine and the Shiny Ore Mines" (The subject of Tony's book.)
13th June.. Comittee meeting.
20th June Talk. Kevin Baker. "The Williams Tunnels in Liverpool.
18th July Talk. Bob Le marchant. "South African Gold mining in the 1970's including shaft sinking"
19th Aug

SATURDAY field trip to Botallack. West Wheal Owles, Cargodna & Levant led by Lawrence Holmes. Meet 10.30 at the Botallack Count House. See March News Sheet for lunch option.


more to follow


Guest are welcome at all of our normal Tuesday evening meetings.

All talks held at King Edward Mine, Troon. Start at 7pm


The preserved 80inch pumping engine house on Prince of Wales Shaft at Phoenix United Mine on Caradon Hill in East Cornwall

updated 19/10/2016