Bodannon Mine, Trewetha, St Endellion, Wadebridge District, Cornwall, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 35' 9'' North , 4° 48' 46'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.5860486541, -4.81294736843|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SX009801|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK|
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5 valid minerals.
|Geologic Time||Rocks, Minerals and Events|
Major Regional Geological Units
This information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
358.9 - 443.8 Ma
|Silurian-Devonian sedimentary rocks|
382.7 - 393.3 Ma
|Middle Devonian (Undifferentiated)|
References for regional geology:
Data provided by Macrostrat.org
Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.
British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC.
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1019, 1040.
Kingsbury, A.W.G. (1957) A new occurrence of nadorite in Cornwall. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 31, n° 237, 499 (referring to Russell, 1927).
Clayton, R.E., and Spiro, B. (2000) Sulphur, carbon and oxygen isotope studies of early Variscan mineralisation and Pb-Sb vein deposits in the Cornubian orefield: implications for the scale of fluid movements during Variscan deformation. Mineralium Deposita 35, 315-331.