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Anglesite from
Wheal Speed, Providence Mines, Carbis Bay, St Ives, Cornwall, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Comments:Small (< 0.1 mm) white crystals of anglesite in uraniferous hydrocarbon at Wheal Speed, Cornwall, contain co-precipitated radium.
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Harrison, R.K. and Taylor, K. (1966) Bull. Geol. Surv. Gt. Britain, 25, 41;
Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British Minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, p. 169-177.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Anglesite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wheal Speed, Providence Mines, Carbis Bay, St Ives, Cornwall, England, UK
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8.0km (4.9 miles) Halamanning Mine, St Hilary, Cornwall, England, UK
8.4km (5.2 miles) Croft Gothal Mine, St Hilary, Cornwall, England, UK
16.8km (10.5 miles) Wheal Penrose, Porthleven, Cornwall, England, UK
17.5km (10.9 miles) Wheal Rose (Wheal Lomax), Porthleven, Cornwall, England, UK
18.3km (11.4 miles) Wheal Tye, Wheal Lushington (West Wheal Towan), Porthtowan, St Agnes, Cornwall, England, UK
29.6km (18.4 miles) West Wheal Chiverton, Marazanvose, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, UK
35.3km (21.9 miles) The Gannel Smelter slag locality, Crantock, Cornwall, England, UK
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