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Merrivale Quarry, Whitchurch, Tavistock District, Devon, England, UK

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 33' 31'' North , 4° 3' 10'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.5586111111, -4.05277777778
UK National Grid Reference:SX546753
Other regions containing this locality:Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England, UK
Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK

Granite quarry, now abandoned and flooded (2003). This was where the stones from Old London Bridge were refinished before they were transported to Lake Havasu in The USA.

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13 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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- Braithwaite, R. S. W.; Paar, W. H.; Chisholm, J. E. (1989): Phurcalite from Dartmoor, southwest England, and its identity with 'nisaite' from Portugal. Mineralogical Magazine 53, 583-589.
- Mineralogical Record 20(5): 395.
- Min Mag 21: 116-205

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