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Wolframite from
Cligga Head, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, UK

Locality type:Headland
Classification
Species:'Wolframite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Henwood, W.J. (1843) Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 5, 1-386.;
Reid, C., Scrivenor, J.B., Flett, J.S., Pollard, W., and MacAlister, D.A. (1906) The Geology of the Country near Newquay. HMSO Publications (London), 131 pp.;
Kingsbury, A.W.G. (1958) Two beryllium minerals new to Britain: euclase and herderite. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 31, n° 240, 815-817.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz3 photos of Wolframite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Cassiterite2 photos of Wolframite associated with Cassiterite at this locality.
Arsenopyrite2 photos of Wolframite associated with Arsenopyrite at this locality.
Scorodite1 photo of Wolframite associated with Scorodite at this locality.
Varlamoffite1 photo of Wolframite associated with Varlamoffite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite1 photo of Wolframite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wolframite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Cligga Head, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, UK
Localities for Wolframite in this Region
Cligga Mine, Cligga Head, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Wolframite
0.6km (0.4 miles) A Good Fortune Mine, Perran St George Mine (Perran Great St George Mine; Great St George Mine; Perran St George United Mine), Perran St George and Droskyn Mines, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, UK
0.9km (0.6 miles) B Perran St George Mine (Perran Great St George Mine; Great St George Mine; Perran St George United Mine), Perran St George and Droskyn Mines, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, UK
1.5km (0.9 miles) C Wheal Perran, Perran St George and Droskyn Mines, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, UK
2.5km (1.5 miles) D Trevaunance Cove, St Agnes, Cornwall, England, UK
2.6km (1.6 miles) E Wheal Kitty (Kitty and Penhalls United Mine; incl. Goonlaze Mine; Wheal Osborne), St Agnes, Cornwall, England, UK
3.4km (2.1 miles) F Seal Hole Mine, St Agnes Consols (Polberro Consols), St Agnes, Cornwall, England, UK
3.6km (2.2 miles) G Trevaunance Mine (Wheal Trevaunance), St Agnes Consols (Polberro Consols), St Agnes, Cornwall, England, UK
8.7km (5.4 miles) H Wheal Rose, Great North Downs Mine (incl. Wheal Hawke), Scorrier, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
8.9km (5.5 miles) I Great Wheal Busy (Chacewater Mine), Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
9.0km (5.6 miles) J Hallenbeagle Mine, Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
9.1km (5.7 miles) K South Wheal Hawke (incl. Scorrier Wolfram Prospect), Great North Downs Mine (incl. Wheal Hawke), Scorrier, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
9.2km (5.7 miles) L Killifreth Mine, Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
9.6km (6.0 miles) M Little North Downs Mine (North Downs Mine; Wheal Shanger), Sinns Common, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
9.8km (6.1 miles) N Wheal Peevor, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
10.0km (6.2 miles) O Treskerby and Chance United Mine (incl. Treskerby Mine; Wheal Chance), Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
10.0km (6.2 miles) P Wheal Unity Wood (Tolgullow United Mine; West Poldice Mine), Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
10.4km (6.5 miles) Q Park-an-Chy Mine, Treskerby, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
10.6km (6.6 miles) R Wheal Unity, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
10.7km (6.6 miles) S Poldice Mine, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
10.7km (6.7 miles) T Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
10.7km (6.7 miles) U Wheal Harmony (Wheal Garden), Treleigh Wood Mine, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
11.1km (6.9 miles) V Wheal Montague, Treleigh Wood Mine, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
11.2km (6.9 miles) W St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
11.2km (6.9 miles) X Wheal Jane (Falmouth Consolidated Mines), Baldhu, Kea, Cornwall, England, UK
11.7km (7.3 miles) Y Wheal Friendship, Wheal Andrew, Mount Wellington Mine (Wheal Magpie), Cusgarne, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
11.8km (7.3 miles) Z Nangiles Mine (Wheal Nangiles), Wheal Jane (Falmouth Consolidated Mines), Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
12.0km (7.5 miles) 0 United Mines (Gwennap United Mines), Clifford Amalgamated Mines, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
12.0km (7.5 miles) 1 Pednandrea Mine (Pedn-an-Drea Mine), Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
12.7km (7.9 miles) 2 Ting Tang Mine, West Clifford United Mines, Carharrack, Carharrack, Cornwall, England, UK
13.5km (8.4 miles) 3 Wheal Druid, Carn Brea Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
13.6km (8.4 miles) 4 East Pool Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
13.7km (8.5 miles) 5 South Carn Brea Mine, Carnkie, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
14.0km (8.7 miles) 6 Carn Brea Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
14.3km (8.9 miles) 7 Wheal Fanny, Tregajorran, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
14.3km (8.9 miles) 8 Wheal Basset, Basset Mines, Carnkie, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
14.4km (8.9 miles) 9 Tincroft Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
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