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A virtual loans box containing photographs and explanations of tools and clothes used in and on the surface of Cornish mines. There are also images of rock samples, bal maidens at work and miners underground at Geevor.
Mining History Vitual Loans Box
A short account of a child's first experience of work in a Cornish mine.
John’s first day down the mine
Martha gives a short account of life working on the surface of a Cornish mine.
A Day in the Life of Martha the Bal-Maiden
An explanation of different types of rocks; igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary, and how they are formed.
The Rock Cycle
Fun and creative activities to support your learning.
Engine House Template
A simple explanation of the layout of Geevor's underground with Learning Manager Clint Hosking. Robert De Niro was not available.