Destinations of Cornish minewrokers

The Cornish Overseas: Where in the World did Cornish Mineworkers Migrate?

This map records over 400 locations and destinations that are known to have attracted Cornish mine labour during Cornwall’s Great Migration. It is being constantly updated. If you know of any mine/mining destinations which employed Cornish labour that is not featured on the map, please get in touch so that it can be added. 


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