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Wolframite from
Rocher du Crapaud beach alluvials, Lanildut, Finistère, Brittany, France

Locality type:Alluvials
Classification
Species:'Wolframite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Chauris L. (1982), A la recherche des placers littoraux : concentration de sables lourds sur les plages du Nord –Finistère (Massif Armoricain), 107ème congrès des sociétés savantes, Brest, sciences, fasc. III, p. 127 à 129.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wolframite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rocher du Crapaud beach alluvials, Lanildut, Finistère, Brittany, France
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94.2km (58.5 miles) B Christ quarry, Ploumilliau, Côtes-d'Armor, Brittany, France
101.7km (63.2 miles) C Kerivoal, Duault, Côtes-d'Armor, Brittany, France
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189.4km (117.7 miles) G Wheal Henry (West Tolvadden Mine), Paul, Cornwall, England, UK
189.4km (117.7 miles) H Great Work Mine (incl. Leeds Mine), Godolphin Cross, Breage, Cornwall, England, UK
189.6km (117.8 miles) I Wheal Vrawz, Nancegollan, Crowan, Cornwall, England, UK
190.1km (118.1 miles) J Croft Gothal Mine, St Hilary, Cornwall, England, UK
190.2km (118.2 miles) K St Michael's Mount, Cornwall, England, UK
190.9km (118.6 miles) L Godolphin Mine (Godolphin Bal), Godolphin Cross, Breage, Cornwall, England, UK
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194.4km (120.8 miles) P Balleswidden Mine, St Just, Cornwall, England, UK
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197.1km (122.5 miles) U Wheal Basset, Basset Mines, Carnkie, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
197.4km (122.7 miles) V Ting Tang Mine, West Clifford United Mines, Carharrack, Carharrack, Cornwall, England, UK
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