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North Mine (East Wheal Friendship), Devon United Mines, Peter Tavy, Tavistock District, Devon, England, UK

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 35' 42'' North , 4° 5' 18'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.59500,-4.08833
UK National Grid Reference:SX522794
Other regions containing this locality:Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England, UK
Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Copper mine closed around 1850.


Mineral List


41 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

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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Namurian - Famennian
315 - 372.2 Ma



ID: 2032971
Teign Valley Group

Age: Paleozoic (315 - 372.2 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Teign Valley Group of Culm Supergroup

Lithology: Mudstone, siltstone and sandstone

Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC. [23]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License



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References

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Dines H. G. (1956) - The Metalliferous Mining Region of South-West England
Ref: Richardson P.H.G. (1991) Mines of Dartmoor & the Taymar Valley after 1913, Devon Books, Tiverton.

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