Map of the Diaspora

Mappa a'n Dhivroysi

Please download the PDF version of the World Heritage Site Diaspora Map to see locations across the globe where Cornish miners and Cornish mining technology travelled. 

This map features just some of the 175-plus destinations around the world with Cornish connections (data c.2003).

PDF document reader software may be required for this which can be downloaded from the Adobe website if necessary.

Are you possibly of Cornish ancestry and looking to explore your Diaspora connections? Visit the site below to find your local Cornish society;

Our Research page also has links to further information on seventy Diaspora locations within the two-volume series ‘Mining a Shared Heritage: Harnessing the Potential of Cornish Transnationalism’ (2006 & 2008).

Commissioned by the World Heritage Site Office and authored by Cornish migration specialist Dr Sharron P. Schwartz, these reports are only available to members so why not use the link below and sign-up today? 

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Map of the Diaspora