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Lanterdan Quarry, Treknow, Tintagel, Cornwall, England, UKi
Regional Level Types
Lanterdan QuarryQuarry
Treknow- not defined -
TintagelCivil Parish
CornwallCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 39' 1'' North , 4° 45' 31'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
UK National Grid Reference:
SX050871
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Tintagel1,028 (2017)1.5km
Delabole1,647 (2017)3.5km
Boscastle641 (2017)6.0km
Camelford2,335 (2017)6.4km
Polzeath1,449 (2011)14.4km


An old slate quarry on the cliffs.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: W Gordon collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: W Gordon collection
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: No reference listed
Quartz var. Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Hogg, T. (1825): A Manual of Mineralogy. Polyblank Publishers (London), p. 187; Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
Quartz var. Rutilated Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
Rutile var. Sagenite (of Saussure)
Formula: TiO2
Habit: typical sagenite growth
Colour: yellow
Reference: Jay I G Roland collection
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: No reference listed

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var. Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var. Rutilated Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
var. Sagenite (of Saussure)4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Quartz
var. Rock Crystal
-SiO2
var. Rutilated Quartz-SiO2
Rutile
var. Sagenite (of Saussure)
-TiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O BrookiteTiO2
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Quartz var. Rock CrystalSiO2
O Quartz var. Rutilated QuartzSiO2
O Rutile var. Sagenite (of Saussure)TiO2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz var. Rock CrystalSiO2
Si Quartz var. Rutilated QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
TiTitanium
Ti BrookiteTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Rutile var. Sagenite (of Saussure)TiO2
FeIron
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)

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

Other Regions, Features and Areas containing this locality

British IslesGroup of Islands
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
UK

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