|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 6' 32'' North , 5° 41' 14'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.10904,-5.68727|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SW364298|
|Other regions containing this locality:||St Just Mining Region, Cornwall, England, UK|
Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK
A small tin mine, started as Wheal Damsel, but later renamed on account of the abundance of clear quartz ("Cornish diamond") in the lode. It worked a SE-trending lode from two shafts, which were located about 300 yards north of Trevagean Vean. The coordinates mark an overgrown dump that remains in the corner of a field.
5 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.