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Devon, England, UK

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Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° North , 3° West (est.)
Other regions containing this locality:Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK
Neighbouring regions:


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Commodity List

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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

Actinolite

Aikinite

Albite

var: Oligoclase

Algodonite

Allanite-(Ce)

Allophane

Aluminite

'Alumotungstite'

Amblygonite

'Amblygonite-Montebrasite Series'

Amphibole Supergroup

var: Byssolite

Anatase

Andalusite

var: Chiastolite

Andersonite

Andradite

Anglesite

Ankerite

Annabergite

Annite

Anthophyllite

Antimony

'Apatite'

'var: Collophane'

'Apophyllite'

Aragonite

Arsenic

Arseniosiderite

Arsenolite

Arsenopyrite

'Asbestos'

Atacamite

Autunite

Axinite-(Fe)

'Axinite Group'

Azurite

Baryte

Bavenite

Beaverite-(Cu)

Bementite

Beryl

Beryllonite

'Bindheimite'

'Biotite'

Bismite

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

'Bitumen'

Boltwoodite

Bornite

Boulangerite

Bournonite

Brochantite

Brookite

Bustamite

Calcite

var: Ferroan Calcite

Carbonatecyanotrichite

Carnotite

Cassiterite

var: Wood Tin

Cerussite

'Chabazite'

Chalcoalumite

Chalcocite

Chalcophyllite

Chalcopyrite

Chalcosiderite

Chamosite

var: Corundophilite

Childrenite (TL)

'Chlorite Group'

Chrisstanleyite (TL)

Clausthalite

Clinoclase

Cobaltite

Coffinite

'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'

Columbite-(Mn)

'Columbite-Tantalite'

Copper

Cordierite

Cornubite

Cornwallite

Cotunnite

Covellite

Cuprite

var: Chalcotrichite

Cyanotrichite

Danburite

Datolite

Devilline

Dickite

Digenite

Diopside

var: Diallage

Djurleite

Dolomite

Domeykite

Dumortierite

Elbaite

Emplectite

Epidote

Erythrite

Eucairite

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Perthite'

Ferberite

Ferro-actinolite

Fersmite

Fischesserite

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorite

Galena

var: Argentiferous Galena

'Ganomatite'

'Garnet'

Gersdorffite

Gibbsite

Goethite

Gold

var: Palladian Gold

Goslarite

Grossular

'Gummite'

Gypsum

Hastingsite

Hausmannite

Hedenbergite

Hematite

var: Specularite

Hemimorphite

Herderite

'Heulandite'

'Hornblende'

Huemulite

Hydrokenoelsmoreite

var: Ferritungstite

Hydrozincite

Ikunolite

Ilmenite

Isomertieite

Jamesonite

Jarosite

Johannsenite

Kaolinite

'K Feldspar'

Klockmannite

Langisite

Langite

Laumontite

Lavendulan

Lead

Lepidocrocite

'Lepidolite'

Libethenite

'Limonite'

Linarite

Löllingite

Magnetite

Malachite

Malayaite

'Manganese Oxides'

Manganite

'Manganoan Calcite'

Manganosite

Marcasite

Marialite

Maucherite

Melanterite

Meneghinite

Mertieite-II

Meta-autunite

Metatyuyamunite

'Mica Group'

Microcline

Microlite Group

Millerite

Mimetite

Modderite

Molybdenite

Molybdomenite

'Monazite'

Montebrasite

Montmorillonite

Montroseite

Muscovite

var: Gilbertite

var: Illite

Nacrite

Natrojarosite

Naumannite

Nickeline

Nickelskutterudite

Nontronite

Olivenite

Opal

Orthoclase

Palygorskite

Paramelaconite

Paramontroseite

Pararammelsbergite

Parkerite

Pascoite

Penroseite

Petalite

Pharmacosiderite

Phurcalite

'Pilolite'

'Plumbogummite Group'

Pollucite

Posnjakite

Prehnite

Pseudomalachite

'Psilomelane'

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

Pyrochlore Group

Pyrochroite

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Babel-Quartz

var: Beekite

var: Capped Quartz

var: Chalcedony

var: Haytorite

var: Jasper

var: Rock Crystal

var: Smoky Quartz

Rammelsbergite

Rauenthalite

Rauvite

'Retinite'

Rhodochrosite

Rhodonite

Roscoelite

'Rubellite'

Russellite

Rutile

Saléeite

Sanidine

'Scapolite'

'Schalenblende'

Scheelite

Schorl

Scorodite

Semseyite

Serpierite

Siderite

Sideronatrite

Silver

Skutterudite

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

Stannite

'Stibiconite'

Stilbite-Ca

Sulphur

Synchysite-(Ce)

Talmessite

Tantalite-(Mn)

Tennantite

Tenorite

Tephroite

Tetrahedrite

var: Argentian Tetrahedrite

Tiemannite

Titanite

Topaz

Torbernite

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Trona

Trüstedtite

Tyrolite

Tyrrellite

Tyuyamunite

Ullmannite

Umangite

'Unnamed (Pd-Hg Selenide)'

Uraninite

var: Pitchblende

var: Sooty Uraninite

Uranophane

Variscite

Verbeekite

'Verdelite'

Vésigniéite

Vesuvianite

Vivianite

Volborthite

'Wad'

Wavellite (TL)

Witherite

'Wolframite'

Wollastonite

Woodhouseite

Wroewolfeite

Wurtzite

Zircon

Zoisite


241 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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References

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Henwood, W.J. (1843) On the Metalliferous Deposits of Cornwall and Devon. Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 5, 1-386.
Kingsbury, A.W.G. (1954) New occurrences of rare copper and other minerals in Devon and Cornwall. Trans. Roy. Geol. Soc. Cornwall, 18 (part 4 for 1952), 386.
Kingsbury, A.W.G. (1957) Rockbridgeite from Cornwall and Devon. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 31, n° 236, 429-430.
Kingsbury, A.W.G. (1966) Some minerals of special interest in south-west England. Present views of some aspects of the geology of Cornwall and Devon. Roy. Geol. Soc. Cornwall (for 1964), 247.
Hamilton Jenkin, A.K. (1974) Mines of Devon, Vol. 1: The Southern Area. David & Charles (Newton Abbot), 154 pp.
Hamilton Jenkin, A.K. (1974) Mines of Devon, Vol. 2: North and East of Dartmoor. David & Charles (Newton Abbot), xx pp.
Embrey, P.G. and Symes, R.F. (1987) Minerals of Cornwall and Devon. British Museum (Natural History), London, 154 pp.

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