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East Pool Mine, Illogan, Cornwall. 1893 Featured Illogan Image

East Pool Mine, Illogan, Cornwall. 1893

Under-hand stoping at the 170 level. The miner on the left is using a pick while to his right two pares are boring holes for blasting. Pare refers to a small gang of men, often three, as shown here, with two men wielding hammers and one turning the drill. Photographer: John Charles Burrow

© From the collection of the RIC

Cornish, Mining, Pickaxes, Victorian