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Cassiterite from
Fatwork and Virtue Mine (Indian Queens Tin Mine; Wheal Cornwall), Trevarran United Mines, Indian Queens, St Enoder, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 2, p. 528.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cassiterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Fatwork and Virtue Mine (Indian Queens Tin Mine; Wheal Cornwall), Trevarran United Mines, Indian Queens, St Enoder, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Cassiterite
0.7km (0.4 miles) Parka Mine (Park of Mines), Trevarran United Mines, Indian Queens, St Enoder, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
1.3km (0.8 miles) Wheal Remfry (Wheal Remfrey) China Clay Pit, Fraddon, St Enoder, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
1.4km (0.9 miles) Penhale Moor Mine (Penhale and Barton Mine), Fraddon, St Enoder, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
1.9km (1.2 miles) Gaverigan Tin Stream Works, Indian Queens, St Enoder, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
2.5km (1.6 miles) Chytane Mine, Chytane, St Enoder, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) Melbur China Clay Pit, Melbur, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
3.2km (2.0 miles) Wheal Gasson (Wheal Penrose; Wheal Gorgan), Goss Moor, St Dennis, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
3.4km (2.1 miles) Trefullock Mine, Trefullock United Mines, St Enoder Consols, St Enoder, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
4.0km (2.5 miles) Rostowrack China Clay Pit, Hendra Downs, St Dennis, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
4.4km (2.7 miles) Wheal Cocke (incl. Wheal Wellington), St Enoder Consols, St Enoder, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
4.6km (2.9 miles) Castle-an-Dinas Mine, Castle-an-Dinas, St Columb Major, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
4.9km (3.0 miles) Wheal Alice, Ladock, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
5.7km (3.5 miles) Stenna Gwyn Mine (Stennagwyn Mine), Foxhole, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
6.2km (3.8 miles) New Terras Mine (Terras Mine), St Stephen, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
6.3km (3.9 miles) Wheal Blencowe (Wheal Blanco; Wheal Lambert), St Stephen, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
6.6km (4.1 miles) South Terras Mine (Resugga & Tolgarrick Mine; Union Mine; Uranium Mine), St Stephen, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
6.6km (4.1 miles) Egloshellen Mine (Gwindra Mine; Gwendra Mine), St Stephen, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
7.8km (4.9 miles) Wheal Violet (Wheal Marshall), Coombe, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
8.1km (5.0 miles) Cornubia Mine (Roche Rock Mine; Cost-all-Lost Mine), Carbis, Roche, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
8.2km (5.1 miles) Brynn Mine, Withiel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
8.2km (5.1 miles) Wheal Fortescue (Fortescue Consols), Coombe, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
8.2km (5.1 miles) Great Wheal Prosper China Clay Pit, Trezaise (Tresayes), Roche, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
8.5km (5.3 miles) Hensbarrow China Clay Pit, Stenalees, Treverbyn, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
8.7km (5.4 miles) Great Dowgas Mine (St Stephen Tin and Copper Mines), Downderry, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
8.8km (5.4 miles) Downderry Consols (Wheal Lady Grenville), Downderry, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
8.8km (5.4 miles) Wheal Trewithen, St Austell Consols (incl. Wheal Hawkins), Downderry, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
8.8km (5.5 miles) Gunheath China Clay Pit, Stenalees, Treverbyn, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
9.0km (5.6 miles) East Wheal Strawberry (Wheal Unanimity), St Austell Consols (incl. Wheal Hawkins), Downderry, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
9.1km (5.6 miles) Bunny Mine (Bonny Mine; Wheal Eliza; St Austell Hills Mine; Shelton Mine), Stenalees, Treverbyn, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
9.1km (5.7 miles) St Austell Consols (incl. Wheal Hawkins), Downderry, St Stephen-in-Brannel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
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