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Olivenite from
Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Olivenite
Formula:Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Phillips, W. (1823) An Elementary Introduction to the Knowledge of Mineralogy, 3rd ed. William Phillips (London), 535 pp.;
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.;
Miers, H.A. (1894) Spangolite. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 10, n° 48, 273-277.;
Hill, J.B., MacAlister, D.A., and Flett, J.S. (1906) The geology of Falmouth and Truro and of the mining district of Camborne and Redruth. HSMO Publications (London), 335 pp.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz21 photos of Olivenite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Clinoclase13 photos of Olivenite associated with Clinoclase at this locality.
Liroconite7 photos of Olivenite associated with Liroconite at this locality.
Malachite7 photos of Olivenite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Ceruleite5 photos of Olivenite associated with Ceruleite at this locality.
Cornwallite4 photos of Olivenite associated with Cornwallite at this locality.
Chenevixite3 photos of Olivenite associated with Chenevixite at this locality.
Cassiterite2 photos of Olivenite associated with Cassiterite at this locality.
Scorodite2 photos of Olivenite associated with Scorodite at this locality.
Azurite1 photo of Olivenite associated with Azurite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Olivenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
Photo GalleryView Gallery (46 photos)
Localities for Olivenite in this Region
Wheal Muttrall, Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Olivenite
0.2km (0.1 miles) Wheal Muttrall, Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
0.5km (0.3 miles) Wheal Unity, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
0.7km (0.5 miles) Wheal Unity Wood (Tolgullow United Mine; West Poldice Mine), Chacewater, Cornwall, England, UK
0.9km (0.6 miles) Wheal Jewel, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
1.0km (0.6 miles) Carharrack Mine, Carharrack, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
1.3km (0.8 miles) West Wheal Virgin, Great Consolidated Mines, Clifford Amalgamated Mines, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
1.3km (0.8 miles) Wheal Maid Decline, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
2.0km (1.2 miles) Cathedral Mine, Busveal, St Day, Cornwall, England, UK
2.0km (1.2 miles) Ting Tang Mine, West Clifford United Mines, Carharrack, Carharrack, Cornwall, England, UK
2.2km (1.4 miles) United Mines (Gwennap United Mines), Clifford Amalgamated Mines, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK
 
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