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Molybdenite from
Wheal Mary, Wheal Sisters, Trencrom, Ludgvan, Cornwall, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Molybdenite
Formula:MoS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.; Collins, J.H. (1892): "A Handbook to the Mineralogy of Cornwall and Devon", 2nd ed., D. Bradford Barton Ltd. (Truro, UK), 108 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Molybdenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wheal Mary, Wheal Sisters, Trencrom, Ludgvan, Cornwall, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Molybdenite
3.6km (2.3 miles) Wheal Trenwith, St Ives, Cornwall, England, UK
7.8km (4.8 miles) Halamanning Mine, St Hilary, Cornwall, England, UK
9.2km (5.7 miles) Penlee Beach, Newlyn, Penzance, Cornwall, England, UK
9.5km (5.9 miles) Penlee Quarry, Newlyn, Penzance, Cornwall, England, UK
15.9km (9.9 miles) Wheal Crofty (Old Wheal Crofty; incl. Wheal Knight; Wheal Vernon), North Roskear, Camborne, Cornwall, England, UK
23.2km (14.4 miles) Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
23.6km (14.7 miles) Wheal Unity Wood (Tolgullow United Mine; West Poldice Mine), Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
23.7km (14.7 miles) Wheal Unity, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
24.1km (15.0 miles) Chywoon Quarry, Mabe, Cornwall, England, UK
24.1km (15.0 miles) Killifreth Mine, Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
 
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