Wheal Coates

Wheal Coates from the beach

Dramatic ruins on cliffs carpeted with heather and gorse.

Walk within the tin mining landscape, and take in the cliff top views

Wheal Coates

What's on

Upcoming events

St Agnes coastal walks 2017: Chapel Porth Beach to Wheal Charlotte

Tue 19 Sep 2017
11:00-13:00
This summer we're hosting a series of coastal walks across National Trust sites from St Agnes Head to Chapel Porth.

Freedom racing Porthtowan

Sat 23 Sep 2017
17:30-20:30
Pull on your trainers and join in a run from Porthtowan, around Chapel Porth and up to St Agnes Beacon the Freedom Racing team.

Upcoming events

St Agnes coastal walks 2017: St Agnes Head to St Agnes Beacon

Wed 26 Jul 2017
10:00-12:00
This summer we're hosting a series of coastal walks across National Trust sites from St Agnes Head to Chapel Porth.

St Agnes coastal walks 2017: Wheal Coates to Saint Agnes' Foot

Fri 18 Aug 2017
14:00-16:00
This summer we're hosting a series of coastal walks across National Trust sites from St Agnes Head to Chapel Porth.

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Wheal Coates

History

Looking through bright yellow gorse flowers over to Wheal Coates old engine houses at St Agnes and Chapel Porth

Wheal Coates Tin Mining 

On 13 July 2006 select mining landscapes across Cornwall and West Devon were inscribed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites, placing Cornish mining heritage on a par with international treasures like Machu Picchu, the Taj Mahal and the Great Wall of China.