Wendron, Cornwall, England

The Poldark Mine

Poldark Mine

Poldark Mine is a tourist attraction that lies within the Wendron Mining District of the Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site. It includes a guided tour through ancient tin mine workings, a museum of mining equipment and craft workshops.


According to Haunted Britain, the mine has "several spectres". Phenomena include strange noises, "swirling mists" on photographs, a figure in brown and voices recorded. It is documented that one investigative group recorded a "gruff voice subjecting them to a barage of spectral abuse".

Poldark Mine,



Cornwall, TR13 0ES.


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For further information, please read Haunted Britain by Richard Jones.


Visitor Information

Wendron is a village in Cornwall, England.

It is situated 3 miles north of Helston.

Pictured left is the Poldark Mine courtesy of Chris Allen. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.