A copper mine, working ENE-trending lodes hosted in metamorphosed killas traversed by elvan dykes. The main lode was followed for a distance of 800 yards across the Red River valley. The workings are completely built over by the junction of the A30 and A3047 roads. A shaft dump remains in a field adjacent to the A30 road, about 100 yards further northeast.
UK Grid Reference: SW659419
From 1847 to 1875, the mine produced 1,720 tons of 7.5% copper ore, 1.5 tons of black tin and 125 tons of pyrite.
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3 entries listed. 3 valid minerals.
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- Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 1, p. 287.
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Locality Updated: Ciapa Liscia, Piacenza Province, Emilia-Romagna, ItalyFrom Bruno Marello, 10th Dec 2013 10:45:58