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Hayle Railway

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Aug 1935. Showing the Hayle Railway Route and West Cornwall Railway route.

Hayle Railway linked the Camborne and Redruth mining district to the port of Hayle

Opened 1834.

1837 The Portreath branch was constructed, intended to capture the trade of the rich mines in the district north of Carn Brea.

1839 Purchased by the West Cornwall Railway.

1846 West Cornwall Railway replaces Hayle Railway

See Also


Sources of Information

  • Cornish Mining [1]