Basset and Grylls Mine, Wendron, about 1900-1913
|Place||Wendron Cornwall United Kingdom|
|Date||1900 — 1913. about|
|Keywords||Wendron Trades and Professions Mining People|
|Copyright||© Helston Museum|
Photographic postcard of Basset and Grylls Mine, Wendron, about 1900-1913. It shows 4 men standing on the headgear and there are a number of buildings in the background. None of the men are wearing any safety equipment that would be a requirement of todays health and safety laws. Basset and Grylls was a tin mine which incorporated Porkellis United. The mine worked intermittently between 1845 and 1913.