Cumengéite from Cornwall

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Authors:Dean, A. C.; Symes, R. F.; Thomas, J. H.; Williams, P. A.
Author Affiliations:Primary:
Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.), London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom
Volume Title:Mineralogical Magazine
Source:Mineralogical Magazine, 47(2), p.235-236. Publisher: Mineralogical Society, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0026-461X
Publication Date:1983
Note:In English. 13 refs.
Summary:A small lens of Pb-Cu-Sb ore at Newporth Beach, SW of Falmouth, England, contains galena, bournonite and tetrahedrite with secondary cerussite, bindheimite, cumengeite, malachite and atacamite. Partial microprobe analysis of the cumengeite gave Pb 58.5, Cl 18.5, Cu 17.7. [R.A.H.]
Subjects:Chlorides; Devonian; Discoveries; Halides; Middle Devonian; Mineralogy; Minerals; Paleozoic; Cornwall England; England; Europe; Great Britain; South-West England; United Kingdom; Western Europe; Cuivre mineral; Cumengite; Newporth Beach; Plomb mineral
Abstract Numbers:83M/5427
Record ID:1985064339
Copyright Information:GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Mineralogical Abstracts, United Kingdom, Twickenham, United Kingdom, Reference includes data from PASCAL, Institute de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
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