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Colin Fearon's Photo Gallery

NPQ-6EHFluorite

Wheal Mary Ann, Menheniot, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 6 cm x 5 cm x 3 cm

Pale yellow crystal with highly modified corner. Originally in the collection of Col. Williams.

Collection and photo - Colin Fearon
Photo ID: 192079     Uploaded by: Colin Fearon   View Count: 261   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 768 x 563 pixels (0.4 Mpix)

N24-W91Aragonite

Wheal Cock, Botallack Mine, Botallack, St Just, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 5 cm x 4 cm x 4 cm

Aragonite crystals to 20mm, sitting on small tan rhombs of possibly calcite, on a quartz/brown jasper matrix.

Collection and photo - Colin Fearon
Photo ID: 191938     Uploaded by: Colin Fearon   View Count: 469   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 709 x 637 pixels (0.5 Mpix)

W6P-MXDMalachite

West Wheal Basset, Basset Mines, Carnkie, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 7.5 cm x 5 cm x 3 cm

Deep green malachite on a quartz/limonite matrix.

Collection and photo - Colin Fearon
Photo ID: 191930     Uploaded by: Colin Fearon   View Count: 357   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 591 x 794 pixels (0.5 Mpix)

FGL-CCHGoethite

Parknoweth Mine, Botallack Mine, Botallack, St Just, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 10 cm x 7.5 cm x 5 cm

Radiating goethite with pale amethystine quartz. Collected from a large boulder on the mine dumps, 1978.

Collection and photo - Colin Fearon
Photo ID: 191929     Uploaded by: Colin Fearon   View Count: 609   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 709 x 583 pixels (0.4 Mpix)

Q4J-P29Bornite

New Cook's Kitchen Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 9 cm x 6 cm x 5.5 cm

Large mass of intergrown crystals with a slight iridescent tarnish.

Collection and photo - Colin Fearon
Photo ID: 191928     Uploaded by: Colin Fearon   View Count: 569   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 571 x 690 pixels (0.4 Mpix)

0RH-1RMFluorite

Trevaunance Mine, St Agnes Consols, St Agnes, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 7 cm x 5 cm x 4 cm

Pale purple crystals to 12mm with light green centres with colourless quartz prisms, sitting on dark green chlorite.

Collection and photo - Colin Fearon
Photo ID: 191927     Uploaded by: Colin Fearon   View Count: 378   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 709 x 555 pixels (0.4 Mpix)

9EF-DGERhodochrosite

Botallack Mine, Botallack, St Just, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 7 cm x 5.5 cm x 2 cm

Orange red spheres to 12mm sitting on drusy quartz.

Collection and photo - Colin Fearon
Photo ID: 191926     Uploaded by: Colin Fearon   View Count: 696   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 768 x 537 pixels (0.4 Mpix)

6NF-9JNMimetite

Wheal Unity, St Day, Gwennap, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 7.5 cm x 5 cm x 4 cm

Straw-coloured crystals to 8mm lining cavities in a massive arsenopyrite/quartz matrix.

Collection and photo - Colin Fearon
Photo ID: 191809     Uploaded by: Colin Fearon   View Count: 303   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 709 x 592 pixels (0.4 Mpix)

GAD-M8FFluorite

East Pool Mine, Pool, Carn Brea, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 7 cm x 6 cm x 5 cm

Light blue stepped cubes with crystallised siderite. Size of largest cube 2.5 cm.

Collection and photo - Colin Fearon
Photo ID: 191808     Uploaded by: Colin Fearon   View Count: 347   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 768 x 632 pixels (0.5 Mpix)

QYA-YY7Tetrahedrite

Herodsfoot Mine, Lanreath, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 10.5 cm x 7 cm x 5 cm

Chalcopyrite-coated tetrahedrite crystals to 14mm associated with small galena crystals
on massive quartz/tetrahedrite matrix.

Collection and photo - Colin Fearon
Photo ID: 191807     Uploaded by: Colin Fearon   View Count: 342   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 768 x 684 pixels (0.5 Mpix)
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