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Tregune Mine, Altarnun, Cornwall, England, UKi
Regional Level Types
Tregune MineMine (Abandoned)
AltarnunCivil Parish
CornwallCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 35' 26'' North , 4° 30' 46'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Mine (Abandoned) - last checked 2019
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Launceston8,910 (2017)11.9km
Pensilva1,663 (2017)12.0km
Camelford2,335 (2017)12.2km
Dobwalls1,418 (2017)14.8km
Liskeard9,237 (2017)15.5km


A working lying over 250 metres to the north-west of Tregune Farm house.

It is said to have been worked for tin and copper, but there is little evidence to indicate it was more than a trial.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
British IslesGroup of Islands
Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UKMining District

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


No minerals currently recorded for this locality.

List of minerals for each chemical element

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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