South Phoenix Mine, Minions, Linkinhorne, Liskeard District, Cornwall, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 31' 0'' North , 4° 27' 11'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.51682,-4.45327|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SX261715|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK|
The grid reference marks the engine house at Houseman's Shaft, which has been fully restored and hosts an exhibition of the geology and mining history of the Minions area.
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6 valid minerals.
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|Namurian - Famennian|
315 - 372.2 Ma
|Teign Valley Group|
Localities in this Region
Russell, A. (1920) On the occurrence of phenacite and scheelite at Wheal Cock, St. Just, Cornwall. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 19, n° 88, 19-22.