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Sark's Hope Mine, Little Sark, Sark, Channel Islands
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Latitude: 49°24'39"N
Longitude: 2°22'26"W
 
 

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Acanthite
Anglesite
Azurite
Calcite
Cerussite
Chalcopyrite
Chlorargyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Covellite
Galena ?
Hematite
Leadhillite
'Limonite'
Malachite
Marcasite
Pearceite
Pyrargyrite
Pyrite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Amethyst
Quartz
var: Chalcedony

var: Jasper
Scorodite
Sphalerite
Tennantite
Tetrahedrite


28 entries listed. 22 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

Channel Islands

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References

Prince, J. (1841): An Account of the Sark Mine, in the Island of Sark. Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 6, 101-103.

Gibbons, W.,'The Rocks of Sark, Channel Islands,' Manche Technical Supplies, Jersey, 75pp, 1975.

Henwood, W.J. (1871): Observations on Metalliferous Deposits: On the Sark's Hope Mine, Sark. Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 530-539.

Laffoley, N. d'A.,'A History of Mining on Sark and Herm, Channel Islands', in Bull. Peak District Mines Historical Association, Vol. 9, Numb 4, p.201-227.

Latrobe, G. & Latrobe, L.,'Guide To Sark,' Second Edition (about 1920), Tozers Publications, Guernsey.

Mourant, A. E. & Warren, J. P.(1933),'Minerals and Mining in the Channel Islands.' Report and Trans. of la Societe Guernesiaise, 12, pt. 1, p.73-88.

Mineralogical Magazine 41, 59-63 (1977)

R. A. Ixer Mining, Mineralization and Tax Evasion in the Channel Islands. Symposium Edition, 20th National Symposium "Roches sans Frontieres" Exeter. The Journal of the Open University Geological Society, 1992, 13(2), 16-23.

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