[17] MINE INCIDENT – near Chacewater, 18/04/2019 18:14 hours

Devon and Cornwall Police contacted the team to ask for their assistance in checking a mineshaft which had just opened up in an area of old mine workings between Scorrier and Chacewater. The police were concerned due to the proximity of the hole to local public areas.

Team members used rope access equipment to inspect the mineshaft and provide suitable advice to the police and landowner.