An iron mine, started in 1830 and abandoned in the late 19th century. It worked a bed of iron-bearing sandstones and conglomerates overlying hematite-bearing greywacke. The ore was shipped from Minehead to South Wales.
UK Grid Reference: SS912445
| Goethite|| Hematite|
2 entries listed. 2 valid minerals.
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de la Beche, H.T. (1839): Report on the Geology of Cornwall, Devon and West Somerset. Longmans (London), 648 pp.
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Locality Updated: Tres Marias mine, Chihuahua, MexicoFrom David Von Bargen, 20th May 2013 17:46:12