Wheal Arthur (Wheal Phoenix; Slime Veor Mine), Drakewalls, Calstock, Callington District, Cornwall, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 30' 34'' North , 4° 12' 46'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.5094444444, -4.21277777778|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SX434700|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UK|
Last records of mining date to 1925, with reworking of the dumps for arsenic in 1954.
9 valid minerals.
|Geologic Time||Rocks, Minerals and Events|
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358.9 - 382.7 Ma
|Upper Devonian Rocks (Undifferentiated)|
Richardson, P.H.G. (1992): Mines of Dartmoor and the Tamar Valley after 1913. Northern Mine Research Society (Sheffield), 160 pp.