'Mongst Mines and Mine Explorers (3 DVD set), · Europe's last working tin mine, South Crofty was one of the oldest mines in Cornwall - copper was mined here in 1670, and probably 100 years before that. As we tour the 400 fathom level with the prolific mining historian and Crofty man Allen Buckley, a Clayton battery loco passes us hauling ore to the underground crusher, while Atlas Copco rocker shovels muck-out headings and ore passes.
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