Redruth Old Cornwall Society Museum

Mining Artefacts
The ‘Thomas’ Collection of Minerals; Miners’ Tools; Candles; Tokens;
Carbide (Acetylene) Lamps; Models of Mines, Headgears, Pitworks; Model Engines; Tin Ingots; Documents; Share Certificates; Deeds; Ledgers; Cost Books; Shift Bosses’ Hand Books; Plans & Diagrams;
A large collection of Photographs of Mines dating from the 19th Century.

Spearheads, Arrowheads & Tools from The Iron Age (from Illogan Area)

Traders of the town
Advertisements; Paper Bags; Prices; Trade Receipts from 19th Century.; Many Artefacts from the Redruth Brewery and other Industries.

Large COllection of Photographs:
Old Mines; Redruth (19thC & 20thC.); Camborne – Redruth Tram Service; Redruth Rugby Football Club (& County); Redruth Cricket Club; Village - Rugby , Football, Cricket & Other Sports; Transport; Shipping; Churches of Cornwall ; Views of other parts of Cornwall ; Schools; People

Venue Type:


Opening hours

Tue-Thu, 10:00am to 3.:30pm

Admission charges


Redruth Old Cornwall Society Museum
Tolgus Tin, Treasure Park
New Portreath Road
TR16 4HN



01209 215084

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