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Mount's Bay District, Cornwall, England, UK

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° North , 5° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~10km


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'

'Apatite Group'

Aragonite

Arsenolite

Arsenopyrite

Augite

Aurichalcite

'Axinite Group'

Azurite

Bayldonite (TL)

'Beaverite-(Cu)'

Bechererite

Bertrandite

Beryl

Bettertonite (TL)

Beudantite

Birnessite

Bismoclite

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

Bismutite

Boleite

Bornite

Botallackite

Boulangerite

Brochantite

Brookite

Bulachite

Calcite

Caledonite

Carminite

Cassiterite

var: Toad's Eye Tin

var: Wood Tin

Celestine

Cerussite

Chalcanthite

Chalcoalumite

Chalcocite

Chalcophyllite

Chalcopyrite

var: Blister Copper

Chamosite

var: Daphnite

Chlorargyrite

var: Bromian Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chrysocolla

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

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

Kësterite

'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)

Muscovite

var: Gilbertite

Natanite

'Natromontebrasite'

Nontronite

Olivenite

var: Leucochalcite

Opal

var: Opal-Jasper

Orthoclase

Paralaurionite

Parnauite

Penberthycroftite (TL)

Pharmacoalumite

Pharmacosiderite

Philipsburgite

Phosgenite

'Pinite'

Pitticite

'Plumbic Ochre'

Plumbogummite

Pseudomalachite

Pumpellyite-(Mg)

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

Pyromorphite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Carnelian

var: Chalcedony

var: Citrine

var: Milky Quartz

var: Rock Crystal

var: Rose Quartz

Redgillite

Rutile

var: Strüverite

Scheelite

Schorl

Schulenbergite

Scorodite

Segnitite

Serpierite

Siderite

Silver

Skutterudite

Smithsonite

Sphalerite

Stannite

Stannoidite

Stibnite

Stilpnomelane

Stolzite

Sulphur

Talc

var: Steatite

Tennantite

Tenorite

Topaz

Torbernite

'Tourmaline'

Triphylite

Triplite

Tristramite (TL)

'Tungstic Ochre'

Uraninite

var: Pitchblende

Varlamoffite

Vivianite

'Wad'

'var: Cobaltian Wad'

'Wolframite'

Woodwardite

Wroewolfeite

Wulfenite

'Xenotime'

Zálesíite

Zincolivenite

'Zinnwaldite'

Zippeite

Zircon

Zwieselite


170 valid minerals. 4 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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