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Luxulyan (Luxullian), Cornwall, England, UKi
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View of the Luxulyan Valley, in 1915.

Luxulyan, Cornwall, England, UK
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Luxulyan, Cornwall, England, UK
View of the Luxulyan Valley, in 1915.

Luxulyan, Cornwall, England, UK
View inside Luxulyan deep adit

Luxulyan, Cornwall, England, UK
View of the Luxulyan Valley, in 1915.

Luxulyan, Cornwall, England, UK
View inside Luxulyan deep adit

Luxulyan, Cornwall, England, UK
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Luxulian388 (2017)
Other Languages:
Cornish:
Logsulyan, Kernow, Pow Sows, Ruwvaneth Unys
French:
Luxulyan, Cornouailles, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
Italian:
Luxulyan, Cornovaglia, Inghilterra, Regno Unito
Arabic:
لوكسولين, كورنوال, إنجلترا, المملكة المتحدة
Basque:
Luxulyan, Kornualles, Ingalaterra, Erresuma Batua
Cebuano:
Luxulyan, Cornwall, Inglatera, Hiniusang Gingharian
Dutch:
Luxulyan, Cornwall, Engeland, Verenigd Koninkrijk
Farsi/Persian:
لاکسیلیان, کورنوال, انگلستان, بریتانیا
Polish:
Luxulyan, Kornwalia, Anglia, Wielka Brytania
Swedish:
Luxulyan, Cornwall, England, Storbritannien
Welsh:
Luxulyan, Cernyw, Lloegr, Y Deyrnas Unedig


Luxulyan parish lies in an area of china clay quarries in the St Austell granite batholith and numerous small granite domes are dotted around the parish.

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16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: P D Trebilcock.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: P,D, Trebilcock collection.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 2, p. 538
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Cassiterite var: Wood Tin
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Rudler, F.W. (1905): A Handbook to a Collection of the Minerals of the British Islands, Mostly Selected from the Ludlam Collection. HMSO Publications (London), 241 pp.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Rudler, F.W. (1905): A Handbook to a Collection of the Minerals of the British Islands, Mostly Selected from the Ludlam Collection. HMSO Publications (London), 241 pp.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Rudler, F.W. (1905): A Handbook to a Collection of the Minerals of the British Islands, Mostly Selected from the Ludlam Collection. HMSO Publications (London), 241 pp.; Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 2, p. 538
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: [www.thamesvalleyminerals.com]
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Rudler, F.W. (1905): A Handbook to a Collection of the Minerals of the British Islands, Mostly Selected from the Ludlam Collection. HMSO Publications (London), 241 pp.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: P,D, Trebilcock collection.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 2, p. 537
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 2, p. 538
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: P. D. Trebilcock
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: P D Trebilcock.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rudler, F.W. (1905): A Handbook to a Collection of the Minerals of the British Islands, Mostly Selected from the Ludlam Collection. HMSO Publications (London), 241 pp.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Spalding, A., Hartgroves, S., Macadam, J., and Owens, D. (1999): The conservation value of abandoned pits and quarries in Cornwall, Report of the Derelict Land Advisory Group Conference, Truro, March 22, 1999. Cornwall County Council, 105 pp.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 2, p. 537
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
var: Wood Tin4.DB.05SnO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
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
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
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 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Cassiterite
var: Wood Tin
-SnO2
'Chlorite Group'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Cassiterite (var: Wood Tin)SnO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O QuartzSiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
SSulfur
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S SphaleriteZnS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn Cassiterite (var: Wood Tin)SnO2
AuGold
Au GoldAu
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi BismuthBi

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luxulyan
Wikidata ID:Q1913013
GeoNames ID:7293083

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