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Alfred Kenneth Hamilton Jenkin (29 October 1900 – 20 August 1980) was best known as a historian with a particular interest in Cornish mining, publishing The Cornish Miner, now a classic, in 1927.
The A30 is a major road in England, running WSW from London to Land's End.
Alan Opie OBE (born 22 March 1945 in Redruth) is a Cornish baritone, primarily known as an opera singer.
The Americas (also collectively called America)"America." The Oxford Companion to the English Language.
An antique shop (or antiques shop) is a retail store specializing in the selling of antiques.
Richard David James (born 18 August 1971), best known by his main alias Aphex Twin, is an Irish-born Cornish electronic musician best known for his influential and idiosyncratic work in styles such as ambient techno and IDM during the 1990s.
An artist is a person engaged in an activity related to creating art, practicing the arts, or demonstrating an art.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Australasia, a region of Oceania, comprises Australia, New Zealand, neighbouring islands in the Pacific Ocean and, sometimes, the island of New Guinea (which is usually considered to be part of Melanesia).
A baritone is a type of classical male singing voice whose vocal range lies between the bass and the tenor voice types.
BBC Online, formerly known as BBCi, is the BBC's online service.
Benjamin Dieter Salfield (born 1971) is an English lutenist, composer, teacher and promoter.
Benjamin Matthew Luxon CBE (born 24 March 1937 in Redruth, Cornwall, UK) is a retired British baritone.
Bookselling is the commercial trading of books which is the retail and distribution end of the publishing process.
* Boulton & Watt was an early British engineering and manufacturing firm in the business of designing and making marine and stationary steam engines.
Brass is a metallic alloy that is made of copper and zinc.
Brittany (Bretagne; Breizh, pronounced or; Gallo: Bertaèyn, pronounced) is a cultural region in the northwest of France, covering the western part of what was known as Armorica during the period of Roman occupation.
Bronze is an alloy consisting primarily of copper, commonly with about 12% tin and often with the addition of other metals (such as aluminium, manganese, nickel or zinc) and sometimes non-metals or metalloids such as arsenic, phosphorus or silicon.
Bronze is the most popular metal for cast metal sculptures; a cast bronze sculpture is often called simply a "bronze".
A building, or edifice, is a structure with a roof and walls standing more or less permanently in one place, such as a house or factory.
Burgundy is a dark red or a dark red tending towards brown.
Camborne (Kammbronn) is a town in west Cornwall, United Kingdom.
Camborne and Redruth is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since its 2010 creation by George Eustice of the Conservative Party.
Carn Brea (Karnbre) is a civil parish and hilltop site in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.
Carnmenellis Hill (or just Carnmenellis) gives its name to the area of west Cornwall in England, between Redruth, Helston and Penryn.
A chapel of ease (or chapel-of-ease) is a church building other than the parish church, built within the bounds of a parish for the attendance of those who cannot reach the parish church conveniently.
Antony Charles Thomas, CBE, FSA (26 April 1928 – 7 April 2016)Who's Who was a British historian and archaeologist who was Professor of Cornish Studies at Exeter University, and the first Director of the Institute of Cornish Studies, from 1971 until his retirement in 1991.
A civil parish is a country subdivision, forming the lowest unit of local government in England.
Coal gas is a flammable gaseous fuel made from coal and supplied to the user via a piped distribution system.
Commerce relates to "the exchange of goods and services, especially on a large scale.” Commerce includes legal, economic, political, social, cultural and technological systems that operate in any country or internationally.
Copper is a chemical element with symbol Cu (from cuprum) and atomic number 29.
A Cornish engine is a type of steam engine developed in Cornwall, England, mainly for pumping water from a mine.
The Cornish Studies Library is located in The Cornwall Centre (Kresenn Kernow), Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK.
Cornwall (Kernow) is a county in South West England in the United Kingdom.
Cornwall College (Kollji Kernow) is a further education college situated on various sites throughout Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, with its main centre in St Austell.
David Annand (born 1948) is a Scottish sculptor.
David Menhennet CB (4 December 1928 - 5 February 2016) was a British librarian.
Emigration is the act of leaving a resident country or place of residence with the intent to settle elsewhere.
Employment is a relationship between two parties, usually based on a contract where work is paid for, where one party, which may be a corporation, for profit, not-for-profit organization, co-operative or other entity is the employer and the other is the employee.
Saint Euny or Uny (6th century) is the patron saint of the churches of Lelant and Redruth in west Cornwall, England, UK.
The European Route of Industrial Heritage (ERIH) is a network (theme route) of the most important industrial heritage sites in Europe.
Falmouth (Aberfala) is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.
A farmers' market is a physical retail marketplace intended to sell foods directly by farmers to consumers.
The Federation of Old Cornwall Societies (FOCS) was formed in 1924, on the initiative of Robert Morton Nance, with the objective of collecting and maintaining "all those ancient things that make the spirit of Cornwall — its traditions, its old words and ways, and what remains to it of its Celtic language and nationality".
Fleetwood Mac are a British-American rock band, formed in London in 1967.
"Fore Street" is a name often used for the main street of a town or village.
Gas lighting is production of artificial light from combustion of a gaseous fuel, such as hydrogen, methane, carbon monoxide, propane, butane, acetylene, ethylene, or natural gas.
A golden jubilee is a celebration held to mark a 50th anniversary.
The Great Britain road numbering scheme is a numbering scheme used to classify and identify all roads in Great Britain.
Frank Harold Hayman (12 December 1894 – 4 February 1966) was a British Labour Party politician.
Hedluv + Passman are a rap duo from Redruth, Cornwall, UK.
Helston (Hellys) is a town and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.
Henry Roach (1808 – 6 October 1889) was a miner from Cornwall who was Captain of the Burra copper mine in Burra, South Australia for many years.
Hidalgo, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Hidalgo (Estado Libre y Soberano de Hidalgo), is one of the 31 states which, with Mexico City, comprise the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico.
The House of Commons Library is the library and information resource of the lower house of the British Parliament.
Illogan (pronounced illuggan, Egloshalow) is a village and civil parish in west Cornwall, England, UK, two miles (3 km) northwest of Redruth.
Immigration is the international movement of people into a destination country of which they are not natives or where they do not possess citizenship in order to settle or reside there, especially as permanent residents or naturalized citizens, or to take up employment as a migrant worker or temporarily as a foreign worker.
An industrial park (also known as industrial estate, trading estate) is an area zoned and planned for the purpose of industrial development.
The Industrial Revolution was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from about 1760 to sometime between 1820 and 1840.
Johannesburg (also known as Jozi, Joburg and Egoli) is the largest city in South Africa and is one of the 50 largest urban areas in the world.
John Gray (born April 10, 1817 in Redruth, Cornwall, England) was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
John Passmore Edwards (24 March 1823 – 22 April 1911)ODNB article by A. J. A. Morris, ‘Edwards, John Passmore (1823–1911)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, Sept 2004; online edn, May 2006, accessed 15 Nov 2007.
Kickboxing is a group of stand-up combat sports based on kicking and punching, historically developed from karate mixed with boxing.
Dame Kristin Ann Scott Thomas (born 24 May 1960) is a British actress.
Land's End (Penn an Wlas or Pedn an Wlas) is a headland and holiday complex in western Cornwall, England.
A heavy goods vehicle (HGV), also large goods vehicle (LGV) or medium goods vehicle, is the European Union (EU) term for any truck with a gross combination mass (GCM) of over. Sub-category N2 is used for vehicles between and and N3 for all goods vehicles over as defined in Directive 2001/116/EC. The term medium goods vehicle is used within parts of the UK government to refer to goods vehicles of between 3.5 and 7.5 tonnes which according to the EU are also "large goods vehicles". Commercial carrier vehicles of up to are referred to as Light commercial vehicles and come into category N1. Confusingly though, parts of the UK government refer to these as "light goods vehicles" (also abbreviated "LGV"), with the term LGV" appearing on tax discs for these smaller vehicles. Tax discs use the term "HGV" for vehicles over 3.5 tonnes. HGVs must not exceed 40 tonnes laden weight or in length to cross boundaries in the EU, but longer and heavier vehicles (LHVs) known as Gigaliner, EuroCombi, EcoLiner, innovative commercial vehicle, mega-truck, etc., typically long and weighing up to 60 tonnes are used in some countries, and the implications of allowing them to cross borders was being considered.
A light-emitting diode (LED) is a two-lead semiconductor light source.
This is a list of historians.
Lizard (Often confused with the peninsular The Lizard) is a village on the Lizard peninsula in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.
In geology, a lode is a deposit of metalliferous ore that fills or is embedded in a fissure (or crack) in a rock formation or a vein of ore that is deposited or embedded between layers of rock.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Luke Vibert is a British recording artist and producer known for his work in many subgenres of electronic music.
Luton is a large town in Bedfordshire, England, Luton east of Aylesbury, west of Stevenage, northwest of London, and southeast of Milton Keynes.
Market town or market right is a legal term, originating in the Middle Ages, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets, distinguishing it from a village and city.
A market, or marketplace, is a location where people regularly gather for the purchase and sale of provisions, livestock, and other goods.
Saint Meriasek (Meriadeg) was a 4th-century Breton saint.
Michael John Kells Fleetwood (born 24 June 1947) is a British musician and actor, best known for his role as the drummer and co-founder of the rock band Fleetwood Mac.
Mineral del Monte, commonly called Real del Monte (Spanish or El Real, is a small mining town, and one of the 84 municipalities of Hidalgo, in the State of Hidalgo in east-central Mexico. It is located at an altitude of. As of 2005, the municipality had a total population of 11,944.
Mineral Point is a city in Iowa County, Wisconsin, United States.
Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, usually from an orebody, lode, vein, seam, reef or placer deposit.
The Mining Exchange is a Grade II listed building in Redruth, Cornwall, UK.
A movie theater/theatre (American English), cinema (British English) or cinema hall (Indian English) is a building that contains an auditorium for viewing films (also called movies) for entertainment.
National League 1, (which was known before September 2009 as National Division Two), is the third level of domestic rugby union competition in England.
National League 2 South (known before September 2009 as National Division Three South) is a level four league in the English rugby union system.
The term Norman architecture is used to categorise styles of Romanesque architecture developed by the Normans in the various lands under their dominion or influence in the 11th and 12th centuries.
North Cornwall (An Tiredh Uhel) is an area of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.
Northern England, also known simply as the North, is the northern part of England, considered as a single cultural area.
An ore is an occurrence of rock or sediment that contains sufficient minerals with economically important elements, typically metals, that can be economically extracted from the deposit.
Paddington is an area within the City of Westminster, in central London.
Penwith (Pennwydh) is an area of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, located on the peninsula of the same name.
Penwith Hundred was one of ten ancient administrative hundreds of the county of Cornwall, England, UK.
Penzance (Pennsans) is a town, civil parish and port in Cornwall, in England, United Kingdom.
Philip John Vickery MBE DL (born 14 March 1976) is a former English rugby union tighthead prop and member of the England squad.
Philanthropy means the love of humanity.
Pirate FM is one of the Independent Local Radio stations for Cornwall, playing a range of music from the 1960s to the present day.
Plumergat is a commune in the Morbihan department of Brittany in north-western France.
Plymouth is a city situated on the south coast of Devon, England, approximately south-west of Exeter and west-south-west of London.
Pool (Poll) is a village in west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.
In biology, a population is all the organisms of the same group or species, which live in a particular geographical area, and have the capability of interbreeding.
Quakers (or Friends) are members of a historically Christian group of religious movements formally known as the Religious Society of Friends or Friends Church.
Redruth RFC (established 1875) is a rugby union team from the town of Redruth, Cornwall, currently playing in the fourth tier of the English league system, National League 2 South.
Redruth Station serves the town of Redruth, Cornwall, United Kingdom, and is situated on the Cornish Main Line between Truro and Camborne.
Redruth School is a secondary school and sixth form college in Redruth, Cornwall, for 1,200 pupils aged 11 to 18.
Retail is the process of selling consumer goods or services to customers through multiple channels of distribution to earn a profit.
Rob Graham Thirlby (born 2 March 1979), in Penzance, Cornwall is a Cornish rugby union footballer who plays on the wing or full back for Yatton whilst also acting as the video analyst for Gloucester Rugby.
Patrick Rory McGrath (born 17 March 1956), known as Rory McGrath, is a British comedian, television personality, and writer.
The School of Metalliferous Mining was formed in 1910 by the amalgamation of all the mining schools in Cornwall, England.
Sculpture is the branch of the visual arts that operates in three dimensions.
A secondary school is both an organization that provides secondary education and the building where this takes place.
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
A sixth form college is an educational institution in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, Belize, the Caribbean, Malta, Norway, Brunei, and Malaysia, among others, where students aged 16 to 19 typically study for advanced school-level qualifications, such as A-levels, Business and Technology Education Council (BTEC) and the International Baccalaureate Diploma, or school-level qualifications such as General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) examinations.
South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa.
South Crofty is a metalliferous tin and copper mine located in the village of Pool, Cornwall, United Kingdom.
South East Cornwall is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Sheryll Murray, a Conservative.
St Ives (Porth Ia, meaning "St Ia's cove") is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall.
Stephen Frederick Eustace Frost (born 28 December 1955) is an English actor and comedian.
A street light, light pole, lamppost, street lamp, light standard, or lamp standard is a raised source of light on the edge of a road or path.
A supermarket is a self-service shop offering a wide variety of food and household products, organized into aisles.
Tang Soo Do (Hangul: 당수도, Hanja: 唐手道) is a karate-based Korean martial art incorporating fighting principles from subak (as described in the Kwon Bup Chong Do), as well as northern Chinese martial arts.
Technology College is a term used in the United Kingdom for a secondary specialist school that focuses on design and technology, mathematics and science.
The Midlands is a cultural and geographic area roughly spanning central England that broadly corresponds to the early medieval Kingdom of Mercia.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
Tin is a chemical element with the symbol Sn (from stannum) and atomic number 50.
A town centre is the commercial or geographical centre or core area of a town.
Traffic signs or road signs are signs erected at the side of or above roads to give instructions or provide information to road users.
Treasure Island is an adventure novel by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, narrating a tale of "buccaneers and buried gold".
Truro (Truru) is a city and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.
A nationwide census, known as Census 2001, was conducted in the United Kingdom on Sunday, 29 April 2001.
In England and Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland, an urban district was a type of local government district that covered an urbanised area.
In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June 1837 until her death on 22 January 1901.
A waste container is a container for temporarily storing waste, and is usually made out of metal or plastic.
William Murdoch (sometimes spelled Murdock) (21 August 1754 – 15 November 1839) was a Scottish engineer and inventor.
Wisconsin is a U.S. state located in the north-central United States, in the Midwest and Great Lakes regions.
The Wisconsin State Assembly is the lower house of the Wisconsin Legislature.