Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 126,800 pages of information and 199,893 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

China Clay Country Park

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search
Exhibit at the China Clay Country Park In Cornwall.
Exhibit at the China Clay Country Park In Cornwall.
Exhibit at the China Clay Country Park In Cornwall. Waterwheel made by Charlestown Foundry
Exhibit at the China Clay Country Park In Cornwall.
Wheal02.jpg
Wheal01.jpg
Information board at the China Clay Country Park In Cornwall.
Information board.


Formerly known as the Wheal Martyn China Clay Museum, at Carthew, near St Austell, Cornwall, PL26 8XG.

Indoor and open air exhibits showing the uses of china clay and the stages in its processing, with examples of the type of machinery used, including working water wheels. Other exhibits include a locomotive, vehicles, stationary engines, machine tools, etc.


See Also

Loading...