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Great Wheal Prosper China Clay Pit, Trezaise (Tresayes), Roche, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
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Great Wheal Prosper China Clay Pit, Trezaise, Roche, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
UK Grid Reference: SW999585
Latitude: 50°23'30"N
Longitude: 4°48'55"W
NOTE: Not to be confused with the Great Wheal Prosper China Stone quarry at Nanpean, approx. 5 miles to the west of the China Clay pit.

Apart from china clay, the pit is largely unmineralised, although very minor turquoise has been reported.

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4 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.

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