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East Gunnislake Mine (in part: South Bedford and East Gunnislake Mine), Gunnislake, Calstock, Callington District, Cornwall, England, UK

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 31' 26'' North , 4° 13' 30'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.5238888889, -4.225
UK National Grid Reference:SX423718


3 lodes on the western side of the river, principally of copper, running slightly north of east-west are extensions of the lodes worked in South Bedford mine on the east side of the river. Though not actually expressly stated, Dines implies that these 2 mines may have been connected by an adit level under the river.

Mineral List


23 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This 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 data will improve over time as more accurate maps and data sets are added.

Permian - Carboniferous252.17 - 358.9 MaUnnamed Igneous Intrusion, Carboniferous To Permian

Felsic-rock

Silurian-Devonian358.9 - 443.8 MaSilurian-Devonian sedimentary rocks

Sedimentary rocks


References for regional geology:

Data provided by Macrostrat.org

Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.

British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC.



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References

- Dines H.G (1956)

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