Wheal Edward, Drakewalls, Calstock, Callington District, Cornwall, England, UK
A mine close to Drakewalls Mine, this site is distinct as the dumps are almost entirely brown due to decomposed pyrite. The dumps also contain one deep and poorly fenced shaft.
UK Grid Reference: SX428699
'Dines notes an output of 10 tons of Pyrite in 1876, with the shaft over 100 fathoms.'
7 entries listed. 7 valid minerals.
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Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 2, p. 644-646.
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Locality Updated: Lysebo, Farris, Hedrum, Larvik, Vestfold, NorwayFrom Knut Edvard Larsen, 7th Dec 2013 14:41:25