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Bodmin Moor Consols (Blisland Consols; Wheal Coad), Blisland, Cornwall, England, UK

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° North , 4° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~6km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


A small tin mine in the area near Durfold farm, which was started in 1848 but cannot now be located. According to Hamilton Jenkin, this mine was almost certainly the same as Blisland Consols, which started work in 1849 and was renamed Bodmin Moor Consols in 1850.

Regions containing this locality

Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK

District - 752 mineral species & varietal names listed

Wadebridge Mining District, Cornwall, England, UK

Mining District - 123 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: A.K. Hamilton Jenkin: Annotations to Ordnance Survey map, Sheet 26NE

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2

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

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A.K. Hamilton Jenkin: Annotations to Ordnance Survey map, Sheet 26NE.


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