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Name:For Mr John S. Enys F.G.S. who owned the caves where it was discovered.

Discredited mineral. Topotype material shown to be woodwardite, and possibly brochantite and connellite.

Original type locality was Trevaunance Cove, St Agnes, Cornwall ("one of the caves at the old quay")

Classification of Enysite

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References for Enysite

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Min. Mag. Vol.1 p.8 (Le Neve Foster)

Min. Mag. Vol.1 p.11 (Collins)

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    • England
      • Cornwall
        • St Agnes District
          • St Agnes
            • St Agnes Consols (Polberro Consols)
    P Haas collection
    Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
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