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Jamesonite from
South Molton, North Devon, Devon, England, UK

Classification
Species:Jamesonite
Formula:Pb4FeSb6S14
Comments:Kingsbury (1965): "The Geological Survey Memoir on the Metalliferous Mining Region of South-West England (1956, vol. 2, p. 760, under ' Combe') refers to what are apparently the same dumps, but I have been unable to confirm the record of mispickel, stibnite, and jamesonite."
Confirmation
Validity:Unconfirmed/Questioned
References
References:The Geological Survey Memoir on the Metalliferous Mining Region of South-West England (1956, vol. 2, p. 760, under 'Combe').;
Kingsbury, A.W.G. (1965) Tellurbismuth and meneghinite, two minerals new to Britain. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 35, n° 270, 424-426.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Jamesonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view South Molton, North Devon, Devon, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Jamesonite
55.2km (34.3 miles) Wheal Harris, Lifton, West Devon, Devon, England, UK
63.1km (39.2 miles) Tolpetherwin Quarry, South Petherwin, Launceston, Cornwall, England, UK
71.7km (44.5 miles) Wheal Leigh (Wheal Lee; Wheal Lea; Leigh Durant Mine), Pillaton, Cornwall, England, UK
78.3km (48.6 miles) Emily Mine, Wembury, South Hams, Devon, England, UK
81.7km (50.8 miles) Pengenna Mine, St Kew, Cornwall, England, UK
81.9km (50.9 miles) Trewethen Mine, St Kew, Cornwall, England, UK
82.5km (51.3 miles) Bounds Cliff, St Endellion, Cornwall, England, UK
83.4km (51.8 miles) Treore Mine, St Endellion, Cornwall, England, UK
83.5km (51.9 miles) Pendogget Mine, St Kew, Cornwall, England, UK
84.3km (52.4 miles) Bodannon Mine, Trewetha, St Endellion, Cornwall, England, UK
 
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