Quither Mine, Milton Abbot, Tavistock District, Devon, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 36' 32'' North , 4° 12' 13'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.60889,-4.20361|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SX441812|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
2 filled shafts at the top of the wood a little north west of the village with small dumps containing pyrolusite. An open adit leads in off the track at the bottom of the hill with a couple of small stopes.
Minor work was carried out in 1937 and several tons of ore were taken out in 1942.
1 valid mineral.
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|Namurian - Famennian|
315 - 372.2 Ma
|Teign Valley Group|