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Wheal Providence, Providence Mines, Carbis Bay, St Ives, St Ives District, Cornwall, England, UK

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 11' 35'' North , 5° 28' 15'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.19310,-5.47089
UK National Grid Reference:SW523384
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Other regions containing this locality:St Just Mining Region, Cornwall, England, UK
Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK


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11 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Geochronology

Geologic TimeRocks, Minerals and Events
Phanerozoic
 Paleozoic
  Permian
   Guadalupian
ⓘ Major polymetallic mineralization~270 MaCornwall, England, UK
   Cisuralian
ⓘ Porphyry dikes intruded (latest age)~275 MaCornwall, England, UK
ⓘ Greisenization (latest age)~280 MaCornwall, England, UK
ⓘ Porphyry dikes intruded (earliest age)~280 MaCornwall, England, UK
ⓘ Formation of metallized pegmatites~285 MaCornwall, England, UK
ⓘ Greisenization (earliest age)~285 MaCornwall, England, UK
ⓘ Emplacement of major plutons~295 MaCornwall, England, UK

Regional Geology

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Permian - Carboniferous
252.17 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 2028219
Unnamed Igneous Intrusion, Carboniferous To Permian

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Felsic-rock

Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC. [23]

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References

Dana 7: II: 573.

Rashleigh (1802) British Minerals Vol 2.

Semmons, W. (1885) Notes on a recent discovery of "connellite". Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 6, n° 30, 160-163.

Dines, H.G. (1956) The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 1, pp. 122-124.

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