These videos were produced by the Open University in association with
Introduction video - start here.
Geological Origins - the geology of SW England that gave rise to mineralisation and
metal ore formation in Cornwall.
The Rashleigh Collection - created by Phillip Rashleigh and purchased by the
Royal Institution of Cornwall in 1902. Now on display in the Royal Cornwall Museum in Truro.
Geevor Tin Mine Museum - the story of a Cornish mine from ore to smelted metal.
Naturally radioactive minerals - not available in the museum gallery, but fully accessible
in our on-line collection.