Guide to Industrial Heritage sites in the County of Cornwall
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|Automobilia at The Old Mill, St Stephen, near St Austell, is Cornwall's Motor Museum. It has over 50 vehicles from the 1900's to the 1950's & 1960's.
Tel: 01726 823092
|Blue Hills Tin Streams, Wheal Kitty, St Agnes TR5 0YW
Tel: 01872 553341
|Bodmin & Wenford Railway, General Station, Bodmin PL31 1AQ
Tel: 0845 125 9 678 (Passenger enquiries)
Tel: 01208 73666 (Office)
Fax: 01208 77963
This is Cornwall's only preserved standard gauge steam railway. Situated on the B3268 Lostwithiel Road near the centre of Bodmin on the site of the old Bodmin General station.
|Carnglaze Slate Caverns, Carnglaze, St Neot, Liskeard PL14 6HQ
Tel: 01579 320251
Fax: 01579 320251
Carnglaze consists of three underground caverns of cathedral proportions, hand created by local slate miners.
|China Clay Country Park, Wheal Martyn, Carthew, St Austell
Tel: 01726 850362
|The Cornish Cyder Farm, Penhallow, Truro TR4 9LW
Tel: 01872 573356
Fax: 01872 573056
This is a working farm open to visitors all year round and entry is free.
|Cornwall Industrial Discovery Centre, next to Safeway Superstore at Pool, between Redruth and Camborne
Tel: 01209 210900 or 315027
|Cornish Heritage Museum at DairyLand Farm World, near Newquay TR8 5AA
Open end of March to end of October. 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tel: 01872 510249
Infoline: 01872 510349
Fax: 01872 510349
|Future World at Goonhilly Earth Station is the largest satellite earth station in the world. The visitor centre combines recent industrial & technological heritage with cutting edge communications.
Future World is situated on the beautiful Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall, England, close to local beaches, and is 7 miles from Helston. Follow the B3293 Helston to St. Keverne road.
Open 361 days of the year (not 24 to 26 Dec or 01 Jan)
Information Line: 0800 679 593
|Geevor Tin Mine Heritage Centre, Pendeen, Penzance TR19 7EW
Tel: 01736 788662
|King Edward Mine, Camborne School of Mines, Troon, Camborne
Tel: 01209 614681
|Launceston Steam Railway, St Thomas Road, Launceston PL15 8DA
The Launceston Steam Railway is a two and a half mile steam railway running through the glorious Kensey Valley, linking the historic Cornish town of Launceston to the hamlet of Newmills.
Tel: 01566 775665
|Levant Mine and Beam Engine, Levant Road, Trewellard, Pendeen (near St Just) TR19 7SX.
On the B3306 St Just to St Ives road
National Trust property since 1967.
Levant Mine, within the St Just Mining District, is part of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site.
OS Grid Ref: 203:SW368346
|Lizard Cider Barn and Porthallow Vineyard, St Keverne, Helston TR12 6QH
Tel/Fax: 01326 280050
|Lynher Dairies Cheese Company Ltd, Ponsanooth, Truro
Tel: 01872 870789 Fax: 01872 870939
|Mineral Tramways Discovery Centre, Old Cowlins Mill, Penhallick, Redruth. (Admission Free )
Tel: 01209 613978
|Poldark Mine is located 2 miles from Helston at Wendron.
Tel: 01326 573173 Free admission to the above-ground areas.
|Porthcurno Museum of Submarine Telegraphy is situated just three miles away from Land's End near the Minack Theatre. Follow the "Wartime Telegraph Museum" signs.
Tel: 01736 810966
|St Winnow Barton Farm Museum, St Winnow, Near Lostwithiel
Tel: 01208 873742