Commonly known as Staffy, a medium size, short coated breed of dog of English lineage. Staffies are known for their bold courageous natures, totally reliable and intelligent. Their reputation for being aggressive by nature is totally unfounded and they should not be thought of as being a dangerous breed. Bad press given over the years is not merited or well founded, because Staffordshire Bull Terriers when trained, love and cared for make wonderful, well behaved and affectionate family pet.
Geevor tin mine is in Cornwall between the villages of Pendeen and Trewellard. The mine was operational between 1911-1990 during which time the mine produced around 50,000 tons of black tin. The mine now is a Tourist attraction where you can walk through buildings see original machinery, go underground a tour into Wheal Mexico, an 18th Century mine. There is also a shop and café that overlooks the Atlantic ocean.