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Clinoclase from
Wheal Gorland, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK

Description
Type Locality:Wheal Gorland, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK is the type locality for Clinoclase
Habit:Often as radiating spheres of crystals.
Colour:Blue
Quality of samples:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Phillips, W. (1823): An Elementary Introduction to the Knowledge of Mineralogy, 3rd ed. William Phillips (London), 535 pp.; Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Clinoclase data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wheal Gorland, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
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Localities for Clinoclase in this region
Wheal Muttrall (Wheal Muttrell), Wheal Gorland, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Clinoclase
0.6km (0.4 miles) Wheal Unity, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
1.1km (0.7 miles) Carharrack Mine, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
2.0km (1.3 miles) Ting Tang Mine, West Clifford United Mines, Carharrack, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
2.9km (1.8 miles) Pednandrea Mine (Pedn-an-Drea Mine), Redruth, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
21.1km (13.1 miles) Wheal Providence, Providence Mines, Carbis Bay, St Ives, St Ives District, Cornwall, England, UK
37.8km (23.5 miles) Wheal Hazard, Botallack Mine, Botallack, St Just, St Just District, Cornwall, England, UK
76.4km (47.4 miles) Bedford United Mine, Tavistock Hamlets, Tavistock District, Devon, England, UK
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