Bachelor's Hall, Princetown, Dartmoor Forest, Dartmoor & Teign Valley District, Devon, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 32' 34'' North , 3° 58' 49'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.54292,-3.98032|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SX597734|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England, UK|
Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK
Tin. Possibly the only mine on the moor to use steam power.
Ref: Atkinson M. (1978) Dartmoor Mines (Mines of the granite mass), Dept Economic History, Exeter University.
There was a steam engine in use at Ringleshuttes on Holne Ridge.
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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|Permian - Carboniferous|
252.17 - 358.9 Ma
|Unnamed Igneous Intrusion, Carboniferous To Permian|
Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 358.9 Ma)
Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC.