Wheal Prosper Engine House, Rinsey, about 1950
|Place||Rinsey Cornwall United Kingdom|
|Keywords||Rinsey Trades and Professions Mining|
|Photographer||Hawke, Alfred Herbert|
|Copyright||© Estate of A H Hawke|
Photographic postcard of Wheal Prosper engine house at Rinsey, about 1950. The photograph is taken from above looking down to the engine house. There is a low wall to the right hand (seaward) side of the engine house, which is above a spoil tip. The rocks and sea are to the right. Wheal Prosper, also known as Rinsey Mine, produced tin and a small amount of copper between 1860 and 1866. Photograph by A H Hawke of Helston.