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Wolframite from
Tincroft Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:'Wolframite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Carne, J. (1822): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 2, 49-128; Rudler, F.W. (1905): A Handbook to a Collection of the Minerals of the British Islands, Mostly Selected from the Ludlam Collection. HMSO Publications (London), 241 pp.; Dines, H.G. (1956): The metalliferous mining region of south-west England. HMSO Publications (London), Vol. 1, pp. 313-317.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wolframite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tincroft Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Wolframite
0.4km (0.2 miles) A South Crofty Tin Project (South Crofty Mine; South Wheal Crofty), Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
0.4km (0.2 miles) B New Cook's Kitchen Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
0.4km (0.3 miles) C Wheal Fanny, Tregajorran, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
0.8km (0.5 miles) D East Pool Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
0.9km (0.6 miles) E Carn Brea Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
0.9km (0.6 miles) F Dolcoath Mine, Camborne, Cornwall, England, UK
1.3km (0.8 miles) G New Roskear Shaft, Dolcoath Mine, Camborne, Cornwall, England, UK
1.5km (0.9 miles) H Wheal Druid, Carn Brea Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
2.0km (1.2 miles) I South Carn Brea Mine, Carnkie, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
2.2km (1.4 miles) J Wheal Basset, Basset Mines, Carnkie, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK
2.6km (1.6 miles) K Tolcarne Mine, Beacon, Camborne, Cornwall, England, UK
3.4km (2.1 miles) L Wheal Montague, Treleigh Wood Mine, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
3.6km (2.2 miles) M Pednandrea Mine (Pedn-an-Drea Mine), Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
4.0km (2.5 miles) N Wheal Harmony (Wheal Garden), Treleigh Wood Mine, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
4.1km (2.6 miles) O North Dolcoath Mine, Barripper, Camborne, Cornwall, England, UK
5.1km (3.2 miles) P Little North Downs Mine (North Downs Mine; Wheal Shanger), Sinns Common, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
5.1km (3.2 miles) Q Wheal Peevor, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
5.6km (3.5 miles) R Treskerby and Chance United Mine (incl. Treskerby Mine; Wheal Chance), Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
5.8km (3.6 miles) S Park-an-Chy Mine, Treskerby, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
5.9km (3.7 miles) T Ting Tang Mine, West Clifford United Mines, Carharrack, Carharrack, Cornwall, England, UK
6.4km (4.0 miles) U Wheal Rose, Great North Downs Mine (incl. Wheal Hawke), Scorrier, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
6.5km (4.1 miles) V Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
6.7km (4.1 miles) W South Wheal Hawke (incl. Scorrier Wolfram Prospect), Great North Downs Mine (incl. Wheal Hawke), Scorrier, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
6.9km (4.3 miles) X Hallenbeagle Mine, Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
7.0km (4.3 miles) Y St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
7.0km (4.4 miles) Z Wheal Unity Wood (Tolgullow United Mine; West Poldice Mine), Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
7.1km (4.4 miles) 0 Wheal Unity, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
7.5km (4.7 miles) 1 Balmynheer Mine, Porkellis, Wendron, Cornwall, England, UK
7.6km (4.7 miles) 2 Killifreth Mine, Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
7.7km (4.8 miles) 3 Poldice Mine, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
7.9km (4.9 miles) 4 Relistian Mine (Relistien Mine; Relistian Consols), Reawla, Gwinear-Gwithian, Cornwall, England, UK
7.9km (4.9 miles) 5 Great Wheal Busy (Chacewater Mine), Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
8.1km (5.0 miles) 6 United Mines (Gwennap United Mines), Clifford Amalgamated Mines, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
8.7km (5.4 miles) 7 Wheal Herland (Old Herland Mine; Manor Mine; North Wheal Herland), Rosewarne and Herland United Mines (Rosewarne and Herland Mine; incl. Wheal Fancy; Wheal Pleasure), Gwinear, Gwinear-Gwithian, Cornwall, England, UK
8.8km (5.5 miles) 8 Wheal Friendship, Wheal Andrew, Mount Wellington Mine (Wheal Magpie), Cusgarne, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
9.3km (5.8 miles) 9 Wheal Vrawz, Nancegollan, Crowan, Cornwall, England, UK
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