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Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK

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Detailed Mineral List:
Baryte
Reference: Golley, P. & Williams, R. (1995): Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications (Truro), 104 pp.
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Baryte from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Calcite
Reference: collected by Richard de Nul
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Calcite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Cassiterite
Reference: collected by Richard de Nul
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Cassiterite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Chalcocite
Reference: collected by Richard de Nul
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Chalcocite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Chalcopyrite
Reference: collected by Richard de Nul
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Chalcopyrite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Copper
Reference: collected by Richard de Nul
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Copper from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Reference: Collection Richard De Nul
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Fluorite
Reference: Collection Richard De Nul
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Fluorite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Goethite
Reference: No reference listed
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Goethite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Hematite
Reference: No reference listed
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Hematite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Reference: Collection Richard De Nul
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Adularia from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
'Limonite'
Reference: No reference listed
Photo: © J.I.G.R.. Limonite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Malachite
Reference: No reference listed
Photo: © MJ2004. Malachite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Manganite
Reference: P Haas - collected 2009
Quartz
Reference: No reference listed
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Quartz from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Quartz var: Amethyst
Reference: P Haas (2007) - collected from the dump
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Reference: No reference listed
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Chalcedony from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Quartz var: Jasper
Habit: massive
Description: Most siderite crystals are found in cavities of jasper.
Reference: Paul De Bondt collection
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Reference: collected by M Perry (St Just)
Photo: © J.I.G.R.. Smoky Quartz from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Rhodochrosite
Reference: collected by G Moffatt, Pendeen
Photo: © Peter Haas. Rhodochrosite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Siderite
Reference: Reid, C., Flett, J.S., Wilkinson, B.S.N., Dixon, E.E.L., Pollard, W., and MacAlister, D.A. (1907): The Geology of the Land's End District. HMSO Publications (London), p. 106.
Photo: © Paul De Bondt 2015. Siderite from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
'Tourmaline'
Reference: Collection Richard De Nul
Photo: © De Nul, Richard. Tourmaline from Wheal Drea, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
Vivianite
Habit: Elongated prismatic
Colour: Green
Reference: Collected by David Clough 8 May 2005; Confirmed by Natural History Museum (London) 8 July 2005; Report published in British Micromount Society Newsletter No. 71 - November 2005; Reid, C., Flett, J.S., Wilkinson, B.S.N., Dixon, E.E.L., Pollard, W., and MacAlister, D.A. (1907): The Geology of the Land's End District. HMSO Publications (London), p. 106.


23 entries listed. 15 valid minerals.
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