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Ancient Cornwall

Collects and collates historical photographs of Cornwall, with a particular focus on standing stones and ancient monuments.

Cornish Ancient Sites Protection Network

Charity looking after the ancient sites and monuments of Cornwall. Offers information about the sites in question, with news and articles, plus membership and funding details. https://www.facebook.com/groups/137301386294086/

Cornish Maritime Trust

Dedicated to the preservation and enjoyment of Cornwall's sea-going heritage; includes details of their fleet, sailing and training programme, news and contacts.

Cornish Mining

Includes a history of mining in the area, information for visitors, events listing, maps, and background to the area's UNESCO World Heritage Site status. https://www.facebook.com/cornishmining CornishMining

East Cornwall Mining History Association

Offers information on the membership and current projects of this association, which aims to preserve historic mine sites.

England's Past for Everyone: Cornwall

Presents news, resources and features from this Heritage Lottery funded project.

The Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

Providing news from member societies, plus information on journals, booklets and recent events.

Flying Through Cornwall's Past

Presents extensive interactive resources concerning this twelve year project mapping archaeological and historical sites visible on aerial photos in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Roland's Cornish Steam Engine Page

3D Models of Cornish Steam pumping engines, based on the East Pool Whim engine.

The Trevithick Society

Focuses on the preservation and study of Cornwall's industrial heritage. Features membership information, articles, photographs and biographical details of Richard Trevithick.

The Wheal Buller Project

Illustrated account of the history and preservation of the Old Wheal Buller Count House, near Redruth.

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