Basset Mines - South Wheal Frances - Marriott's Shaft, Carnkie, Redruth, Cornwall - October 22, 2018

Interior of the winding engine house which once contained a horizontal cross compound winding engine constructed by Holman Brothers of Camborne. The engine could wind at the rate of 2,000 feet per minute.

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