South Wendron Mine (South Wheal Lovell; Lovell Consols), Trewennack, Wendron, Wendron & Falmouth District, Cornwall, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 7' 33'' North , 5° 12' 40'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.12589,-5.21130|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SW705301|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK|
Initially known South Wendron Mine or South Lovell,and later as Lovell Consols, the mine employed 58 people in 1861 and worked intermittently till 1882.
6 valid minerals.
|Geologic Time||Rocks, Minerals and Events|
This geological map and associated 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 complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Permian - Carboniferous|
252.17 - 358.9 Ma
|Unnamed Igneous Intrusion, Carboniferous To Permian|
Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 358.9 Ma)
Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC. 
- Dominy, S.C., Camm, G.S., and Bussell, M.A. (1996): Characteristics and Development of Carbona-Style Replacement Tin Mineralization in West Cornwall. Proceedings of the Ussher Society 9, 97-104.