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Torbernite from
Wheal Buller, Wheal Buller and Beauchamp, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Torbernite
Formula:Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Phillips, W. (1823): An Elementary Introduction to the Knowledge of Mineralogy, 3rd ed. William Phillips (London), 535 pp.; Hogg, T. (1825): A Manual of Mineralogy. Polyblank Publishers (London), p. 28; Henwood, W.J. (1843): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 5, 1-386; Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Limonite2 photos of Torbernite associated with Limonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Torbernite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wheal Buller, Wheal Buller and Beauchamp, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
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Nearest other occurrences of Torbernite
0.8km (0.5 miles) South Wheal Basset, Carnkie, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
1.2km (0.8 miles) West Wheal Basset (Wheal Haste), Basset Mines, Carnkie, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
1.3km (0.8 miles) Wheal Basset, Basset Mines, Carnkie, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
2.2km (1.4 miles) Cathedral Mine, Busveal, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
2.7km (1.7 miles) Ting Tang Mine, West Clifford United Mines, Carharrack, Carharrack, Cornwall, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) Wheal Moyle, West Clifford United Mines, Carharrack, Carharrack, Cornwall, England, UK
3.4km (2.1 miles) West Wheal Jewel (Tolcarne Mine; North Wheal Damsel), St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
3.4km (2.1 miles) Tincroft Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
4.1km (2.6 miles) Carharrack Mine, Carharrack, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
4.2km (2.6 miles) Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
 
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