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New Fowey Consols, Lanlivery, Cornwall, England, UKi
Regional Level Types
New Fowey ConsolsMine (Abandoned)
LanliveryCivil Parish
CornwallCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 22' 36'' North , 4° 42' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
UK National Grid Reference:
SX074566
Locality type:
Mine (Abandoned) - last checked 2019
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Luxulian388 (2017)2.9km
Par9,462 (2015)2.9km
Lostwithiel2,659 (2017)4.4km
St Austell25,447 (2017)6.0km
Bugle2,873 (2017)6.3km


A mile north of its famous cousin Fowey Consols. In 1880 the mine was producing copper and in 1912 it was successfully opened for tin.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: Peter Trebilcock.Self Collected.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: P D Trebilcock collection; Weiß, S., Merry, M. & Ansermet, S. (2017): Neufunde aus Cornwall: Cannonit, Arthurit, Auriacusit. Lapis, 42 (1), 20-23; 62 (in German).
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Weiß, S., Merry, M. & Ansermet, S. (2017): Neufunde aus Cornwall: Cannonit, Arthurit, Auriacusit. Lapis, 42 (1), 20-23; 62 (in German).
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Peter Trebilcock.Self Collected.
Cannonite
Formula: Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Weiß, S., Merry, M. & Ansermet, S. (2017): Neufunde aus Cornwall: Cannonit, Arthurit, Auriacusit. Lapis, 42 (1), 20-23; 62 (in German).
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Peter Trebilcock, collected August 2009; P D Trebilcock Collection.; Weiß, S., Merry, M. & Ansermet, S. (2017): Neufunde aus Cornwall: Cannonit, Arthurit, Auriacusit. Lapis, 42 (1), 20-23; 62 (in German).
Cassiterite var: Toad's Eye Tin
Reference: Peter Trebilcock collection
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Self collected 10/12/2010.P Trebilcock.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Peter Trebilcock.Self Collected.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Peter Trebilcock.Self Collected.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Peter Trebilcock, collected August 2009
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Reference: Peter Trebilcock, collected August 2009
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: P D Trebilcock Collection.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Peter Trebilcock.Self Collected.
Mixite
Formula: BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Peter Trebilcock, collected August 2009
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Peter Trebilcock.Self Collected.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
var: Toad's Eye Tin4.DB.05SnO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cannonite7.BD.35Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Mixite8.DL.15BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Cannonite30.2.9.1Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Mixite42.5.1.1BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Cassiterite
var: Toad's Eye Tin
-SnO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
OOxygen
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
FFluorine
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
AlAluminium
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
SiSilicon
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
PPhosphorus
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
AsArsenic
As MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
BiBismuth
Bi MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2

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

References

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H.G. Dines.
Weiß, S., Merry, M., and Ansermet, S. (2017) Neufunde aus Cornwall: Cannonit, Arthurit, Auriacusit. Lapis, 42(1), 20-23; 62 (in German).

Other Regions, Features and Areas containing this locality

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