Wheal Rose

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Wheal Rose
Wheal Rose is located in Cornwall
Wheal Rose
Wheal Rose
 Wheal Rose shown within Cornwall
OS grid reference SW7144
Shire county Cornwall
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district TR16
Police Devon and Cornwall
Fire Cornwall
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
List of places
UK
England
Cornwall

Coordinates: 50°15′N 5°13′W / 50.25°N 05.21°W / 50.25; -05.21

Wheal Rose is a village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, in the Redruth[1] and St Agnes Parishes.[2]

History and antiquities[edit]

Northwest of Wheal Rose was an Iron Age building, a terraced field system, and an excavation pit.[3][4] It was also used during the Roman period from 43 to 410 AD.[3]



Religion[edit]

Wheal Rose had a Bible Christian chapel.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wheal Rose. Explore Britain. Retrieved 25 September 2012.
  2. ^ Porthtowan and Wheal Rose. Neighbourhood profiles map. Cornwall Council. Retrieved 22 September 2012.
  3. ^ a b Monument No. 1137598 - Wheal Rose Area Iron Age building and terraced field. English Heritage National Monuments. Retrieved 21 September 2012.
  4. ^ Monument No. 1137598 - Wheal Rose Area Iron Age building and terraced field - map. English Heritage National Monuments. Retrieved 21 September 2012.
  5. ^ Church History. Mount Hawke. GENUKI. Retrieved 23 September 2012. Also see:Mount Hawke Parish Church.

External links[edit]

Media related to Wheal Rose at Wikimedia Commons