Cornish Tin: The Great Wheal Vor Project

Our first and flagship project is The Great Wheal Vor group of 26 former producing tin and copper mines in the Mining District of Breage, Cornwall, UK.

Described in 1929 as “the richest in tin of all the Cornish mines, probably the richest tin mine which has ever been worked in the world” (Hamilton Jenkin, writing in 1929).

By grade, if being mined today, it could be in the top 3 tin mines in the world. Our mineral rights cover all minerals and aggregates, including tin, copper, lithium, tungsten and geothermal energy.

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Why Tin?

Did you know that tin is the metal most impacted by new technology?

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) analysis for Rio Tinto in 2018 identified tin as the metal most likely to be positively impacted by the electric vehicle and energy storage revolution, with other key drivers of demand being advanced robotics, computation, climate change and the Technology of Things
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Latest News


News Updates

Cornish Tin appoints Clive Newall as Chairman

Cornish Tin is pleased to announce that Mr Clive Newall has been appointed as Chairman of the board of Cornish Tin with effect from 1 November 2021.
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3 Nov 2021

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Cornish Tin Presentation at the Cornish Mining Conference 2021

Live presentation by Sally Norcross-Webb, CEO of Cornish Tin Limited at Cornish Mining Conference, Falmouth 18th October 2021
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24 Oct 2021

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