Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat Articles
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Bruce Grant's Photo Gallery

U96-9RNCassiterite (Var: Wood Tin)

Multiple photos available
Rostowrack China Clay Pit, Hendra Downs, St Dennis, Cornwall, England, UK

95mm x 65mm section of vein. Coarse quartz comb structure with centre of vein populated by nodules of cassiterite (wood tin) var 'toads eye tin' Elsewhere in this view are aggregates of schorl. The section shown is bounded on either side by altered granite.
Photo ID: 376852     Uploaded by: Bruce Grant   View Count: 494   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 667 pixels (0.7 Mpix)

GTK-7FQCassiterite (Var: Wood Tin)

Multiple photos available
Wheal Providence, Providence Mines, Carbis Bay, St Ives, Cornwall, England, UK

65mm x 45mm section of cut and polished beach cobble showing light and dark bands of cassiterite (var 'wood tin') in a quartz/tourmaline matrix. Visible in the image are some concentric areas of 'wood tin' known as 'toads eye' tin.
Photo ID: 376786     Uploaded by: Bruce Grant   View Count: 1233   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 728 pixels (0.7 Mpix)
Page 1 of 1 (1 to 2 of 2 total)

Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: July 19, 2019 07:56:52
Go to top of page