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Carminite from
Penberthy Croft Mine, St Hilary, Cornwall, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Carminite
Formula:PbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Comments:Kingsbury reference?
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
References
References:Kingsbury, A.W.G. (1954) Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall, vol. 18, part 4 (for 1952), p. 395.

Kingsbury, A.W.G. , Hartley, J. (1960) Carminite and beudantite from the northern part of the Lake District and from Cornwall. Mineralogical Magazine, 32(249), 423-432 (referring to Kingsbury 1954).

Golley, P., Williams, R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications, Truro, Cornwall.

Betterton, J. (2000) Famous Mineral Localities: Penberthy Croft Mine, St. Hilary, Cornwall, England. UK Journal of Mines & Minerals, 20, 7-37.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Hidalgoite2 photos of Carminite associated with Hidalgoite at this locality.
Mimetite2 photos of Carminite associated with Mimetite at this locality.
Scorodite1 photo of Carminite associated with Scorodite at this locality.
Liskeardite1 photo of Carminite associated with Liskeardite at this locality.
Beudantite1 photo of Carminite associated with Beudantite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Carminite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Penberthy Croft Mine, St Hilary, Cornwall, England, UK
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Carminite
1.7km (1.1 miles) Halamanning Mine, St Hilary, Cornwall, England, UK
2.2km (1.4 miles) Croft Gothal Mine, St Hilary, Cornwall, England, UK
4.3km (2.7 miles) Wheal Carpenter, Fraddam, Gwinear-Gwithian, Cornwall, England, UK
11.6km (7.2 miles) Wheal Pool, Helston, Cornwall, England, UK
20.5km (12.7 miles) Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
32.6km (20.3 miles) Gravel Hill Mine (Cliff Iron Mine; Penhale Iron Mine), Perran Iron Lode (Great Perran Iron Lode), Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, UK
52.7km (32.7 miles) Polmear Cliff, Carlyon, Cornwall, England, UK
66.4km (41.3 miles) Treore Mine, St Endellion, Cornwall, England, UK
67.7km (42.0 miles) Pengenna Mine, St Kew, Cornwall, England, UK
68.7km (42.7 miles) Old Treburgett Mine, St Teath, Cornwall, England, UK
 
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