Terrace Hill Quarry, Lostwithiel, St Austell District, Cornwall, England, UK
This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 24' 38'' North , 4° 40' 11'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.4105555556, -4.66972222222|
A small quarry in calc-flinta, immediately north of Lostwithiel. It was long known as one of the best sources for Cornish axinites, but has now disappeared below building operations.
This quarry is erroneously placed near Callington by various authors.
5 valid minerals.
The above list contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
Russell, A. (1910): Notes on the Occurrence of Zeolites in Cornwall and Devon. Mineralogical Magazine 15, 377-384.