Cot Valley rockpool and adits

Cot Valley rockpool and adits

A lovely clear rockpool at Cot Valley, just south of St Just. Behind you can make out several mine adits. In the 1800s there were a number of mines operating in the valley. I think this is Wheal Hermon mine which ran from 1835 to 1919. The block work you can see is the remains of a wheelpit.

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