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Bodannon Mine, Trewetha, St Endellion, Wadebridge District, Cornwall, England, UK

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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.

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

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.

Silurian-Devonian
358.9 - 443.8 Ma
Silurian-Devonian sedimentary rocks
Middle Devonian
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.



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References

Russell, A. (1927) On the occurrence of the rare mineral nadorite in Cornwall, and of beraunite in Co. Cork, Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 21, n° 117, 272-275.

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.

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