|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 14' 4'' North , 5° 11' 15'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.23444,-5.18750|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SW727421|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK|
Worked from 1832 to 1854, producing 13,000 tons of copper. The remaining dumps, shafts and burrows are located west of St. Day, the portals of two adits are situated near the Tolcarne stream.
Note: Not to be confused with the Tolcarne Mine at Camborne.
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7 valid minerals.
|Geologic Time||Rocks, Minerals and Events|
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. 
Localities in this Region
- St Day
- West Wheal Jewel (Tolcarne Mine; North Wheal Damsel)
- St Day
Atkinson, B. (1994): Mining Sites in Cornwall, Vol. 2, Dyllansow Truran (Truro), xx pp.