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Mount's Bay District, Cornwall, England, UK
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This mining district includes the civil parishes (CPs) of Breage, Germoe, Helston, Marazion, Paul, Penzance, Perranuthnoe, Porthleven, Sithney, St Hilary and St Michael's Mount, as well as the southern part of Ludgvan.

For the present CP boundaries, see: http://mapping.cornwall.gov.uk/website/ccmap/ (in the 'Layers' tab on the left, select 'Government Boundaries', then click on 'Parishes').

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Acanthite
Actinolite
Adamite
Agardite-(Ce)
Agardite-(La)
Albite
Alloclasite
Alluaudite
Alunogen
Amblygonite
Amphibole Supergroup
var: Byssolite

Anatase
Anglesite
Ankerite
Annabergite
'Apatite'
Aragonite
Arseniosiderite
Arsenolite
Arsenopyrite
Atacamite
Augite
Aurichalcite
'Axinite Group'
Azurite
Bayldonite (TL)
Beaverite-(Cu)
Bechererite
Beraunite
Bertrandite
Beryl
Beudantite
Bieberite
Birnessite
Bismoclite
Bismuth
Bismuthinite
Bismutite
Boleite
Bornite
Botallackite
Boulangerite
Brochantite
Brookite
Bulachite
Calcite
Caledonite
Carminite
Cassiterite
var: Toad's Eye Tin
var: Wood Tin
Cattiite
Celestine
Ceruleite
Cerussite
Chalcanthite
Chalcoalumite
Chalcocite
Chalcophyllite
Chalcopyrite
var: Blister Copper
Chlorargyrite
var: Bromian Chlorargyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Chrysocolla
Churchite-(Y)
Clinochlore
Cobaltite
Conichalcite
Connellite
Copper
Cordierite
Corkite
Cornubite
Cornwallite
Covellite
Cronstedtite
Cuprite
var: Chalcotrichite
var: Tile ore
Cyanotrichite
Delafossite
Devilline
Dolomite
Duftite
Dundasite
Epidote
Erythrite
'Feldspar Group'
Ferberite
'Flint'
Fluorapatite
var: Mn-bearing Fluorapatite
Fluorite
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
'Garnet'
Goethite
Graphite
Gypsum
Halite
'Halloysite'
Hematite
Hidalgoite
Hisingerite
'Hornblende'
Hydrozincite
Ilmenite
Ixiolite
Jarosite
Jeanbandyite
'Joséite'
'Joséite-B'
Kaolinite
Kesterite
'K Feldspar'
'var: Adularia'
Langite
Laurionite
Leadhillite
Lepidocrocite
Lepidolite
Libethenite
'Limonite'
Linarite
Liskeardite
Löllingite
Magnetite
Malachite
Mansfieldite
Marcasite
Mattheddleite
Melanterite
Millerite
Mimetite
Mixite
Molybdenite
'Monazite'
Monazite-(Ce)
Monazite-(La)
Mottramite
Muscovite
var: Gilbertite
Natanite
'Natromontebrasite'
Nontronite
Olivenite
var: Leucochalcite
Opal
var: Opal-Jasper

Orthoclase
Paralaurionite
Paratacamite
Parnauite
Pharmacosiderite
Philipsburgite
Phosgenite
'Pinite'
'Pitticite'
'Plumbic Ochre'
Plumbogummite
Plumbojarosite
Pseudomalachite
Pumpellyite-(Mg)
Pyrargyrite
Pyrite
Pyromorphite
'Pyromorphite Subgroup'
Quartz
var: Agate
var: Carnelian
var: Chalcedony
Quartz
var: Citrine

var: Jasper
var: Milky Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
var: Rose Quartz
Redgillite
Rosasite
Rutile
var: Strüverite
Scheelite
Schorl
Schulenbergite
Scorodite
Segnitite
Serpierite
Siderite
Silver
Skutterudite
var: Smaltite
Smithsonite
Sphalerite
Stannite
Stannoidite
Stibnite
Stilpnomelane
Sulphur
Talc
var: Steatite

Tennantite
Tenorite
Topaz
Torbernite
'Tourmaline'
Triphylite
Triplite
Tristramite (TL)
'Tungstic Ochre'
Tyrolite
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
Vanadinite
'Varlamoffite'
Vivianite
'Wad'
'var: Cobaltian Wad'
'Wolframite'
Woodwardite
Wroewolfeite
Wulfenite
Wurtzite
'Xenotime'
Zálesíite
Zincolivenite
'Zinnwaldite'
Zippeite
Zircon
Zwieselite


231 entries listed. 176 valid minerals. 2 type localities (valid minerals).

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