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Name: MINIONS
Council:
Caradon District Council
Main period of  industrial  settlement growth: 1863-1880
Study Area: Caradon/Liskeard
NGR: SX 43504 68643 (centre)
Main industry: Tin and copper mining. Granite quarrying.

Industrial history and significance

This settlement forms part of the proposed Cornwall & west Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site Bid, and is considered an important part of the context for the Bid.

Downloads:

The downloads offered below represent the different elements of the CISI Minions Report including the core text and the four illustrative map figures.
 
 Title Description Format Size
CISI Minions report Report text. Format type: PDF

902kb

Figure 1 Location map Format type: PDF 186kb
Figure 2 Historical development map Format type: PDF 319kb
Figure 3 Surviving historical components map Format type: PDF 290kb
Figure 4 Gazetteer sites, existing designations and recommendations map Format type: PDF 268kb
       

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Last Updated: 16/12/2004. © Cornwall County Council, Historic Environment Service.