Camborne England

Results shown limited to content with bounding coordinates.
Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Published: 17 April 2013
Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis (2013) 13 (2): 145–157.
... and cultural value that requires access to be maintained, despite the potential toxicity of As. In west Cornwall, the potential for As contamination has been recognized within the Industrial World Heritage site focused on the Mineral Tramway and mining sites mines in the Gwennap and Camborne mining districts...
FIGURES | View All (9)
Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 11 November 2019
DOI: 10.1144/SP470.19
EISBN: 9781786203878
... England and the adjacent offshore areas. SW England occupied a lower plate position during the Devonian–Carboniferous, on the northern passive margin of the short-lived Rhenohercynian Ocean that had formed near a recently closed segment of the Rheic Ocean. Variscan plate convergence resulted...
FIGURES | View All (11)
Series: Clay Minerals Society Special Publication
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1346/CMS-SP-1.8
EISBN: 9781881208389
Journal Article
Journal: Economic Geology
Published: 01 August 1989
Economic Geology (1989) 84 (5): 1078–1100.
...Jonathan Willis-Richards; Norman J. Jackson Abstract The Cornubian ore field of southwest England is associated with an S-type ilmenite series, high heat production (HHP), two-mica, tourmaline-bearing monzogranite batholith, which formed between 270 to 295 Ma. Base metal deposits are mainly...
Journal Article
Journal: Economic Geology
Published: 01 August 1989
Economic Geology (1989) 84 (5): 1101–1133.
...Norman J. Jackson; Jonathan Willis-Richards; David A. C. Manning; Mark S. Sams Abstract The Cornubian ore field of southwest England is spatially associated with the roof of an S-type, ilmenite series, high heat production monzogranite batholith hosted by a deformed and lightly metamorphosed, upper...
Journal Article
Published: 01 February 1997
Journal of the Geological Society (1997) 154 (1): 163–168.
...ROBIN K. SHAIL; ANDREW C. ALEXANDER Abstract South Cornwall represents the westernmost part of the Variscan basement massif in SW England. Field-based investigations into the distribution, geometry, kinematics and relative chronology of post-Variscan deformation have been accompanied by preliminary...
Journal Article
Published: 01 December 1985
Journal of the Geological Society (1985) 142 (6): 1159–1177.
...D. P. F. Darbyshire; T. J. Shepherd Abstract An Rb-Sr study of Hercynian magmatism in SW England has established that the major granites were emplaced c. 290–280 Ma and that the inferred sequence of intrusion shows no geographic pattern. High initial 87 Sr/ 86 Sr ratios (0.710–0.716) are compatible...
Journal Article
Published: 01 January 1984
Journal of the Geological Society (1984) 141 (1): 61–70.
... in the Penwith-Camborne and N -Roseland areas relative to their countermrts in the rest of SW England (latter reprcscntcd by enclosed field). in the N Lizard-Roseland area (adjacent to the Lizard Complex). The Upper Devonian pillow lavas of Mullion Island and the Lower to Middle Devonian lavas of the Roseland...
Journal Article
Published: 01 November 2000
Scottish Journal of Geology (2000) 36 (2): 143–150.
... . SCOTT , P. W. , PASCOE , R. D. & HART , F. W. 1998 . Columbite-tantalite, rutile and other accessory minerals from the St Austell topaz granite, Cornwall . Geoscience in South-West England 9 , 165 – 70 . SHAW , M. H. , GUNN , A. G. , ROLLIN , K. E. & STYLES...
FIGURES | View All (4)
Journal Article
Published: 01 August 2010
Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis (2010) 10 (3): 331–351.
... a framework for much exploration through the ‘Wolfson Geochemical Atlas of England and Wales’, as well as a number of related projects. The regional geochemistry was followed-up by a number of commercial and government surveys, mainly using residual soils. These have validated many of the techniques developed...
FIGURES | View All (16)
Journal Article
Published: 01 September 1985
Journal of the Geological Society (1985) 142 (5): 803–813.
...G. S. Camm; K. F. G. Hosking Abstract The geomorphic setting of the stanniferous placers of SW England is presented and the history of their development is broadly drawn. In particular, the relationships between the placers and the major types of primary tin deposit in the region are emphasized...
Journal Article
Published: 01 May 1986
Journal of the Geological Society (1986) 143 (3): 499–507.
... England where temperatures are predicted to be 200°C at about 5.4 and 6 km respectively. The HDR potential is being investigated by the Camborne School of Mines at their test site in Cornwall where three boreholes have been drilled to depths of between 2 and 2.5 km. The Hot Dry Rock Accessible Resource...
Journal Article
Published: 01 October 1930
American Mineralogist (1930) 15 (10): 461–469.
...Frank R. Van Horn Abstract In September 1929, while on a rather hurried visit to the tin mines and china clay deposits of Cornwall, England, Captain M. T. Taylor of the East Pool Mine near Camborne, gave the writer a specimen that was very interesting and somewhat unusual. It came from...
Journal Article
Published: 01 August 2000
Mineralogical Magazine (2000) 64 (4): 729–735.
.... , Hodgson , M.J. and Bromley , A.V. ( 1993 ) Diachronous and independent histories of plutonism and mineralization in the Cornubian batholith, southwest England . J. Geol. Soc. , 150 , 1183 – 91 . Chesley , J.T. , Halliday , A.N. , Snee , L.W. , Mezger , K. , Shepherd...
Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2000.182.01.22
EISBN: 9781862394308
... Centre of the Environment Agency of England and Wales for advice. Though the Environment Agency has no jurisdiction for water supply on the Isles of Scilly, the request instigated a desk study on the water resources of St Martin’s ( Fletcher 1996 ). The report identified the following issues...
Series: European Mineralogical Union Notes in Mineralogy
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1180/EMU-notes.9.2
EISBN: 9780903056359
... found in the Carboniferous and later strata in the lowland parts of England is given in Scott (2008) . Table 6. List of some common industrial minerals found at a passive continental margin and their geological setting. Industrial mineral Geological setting Limestone Bedded...
FIGURES | View All (4)
Journal Article
Published: 01 April 1996
Journal of the Geological Society (1996) 153 (2): 191–195.
... a satisfactory correlation with a major regional uplift episode in Late Jurassic/Early Cretaceous times recorded by the sedimentary basins flanking the Cornubian massif. 24 10 1995 31 10 1995 © Geological Society of London 1996 1996 Geological Society of London SW England 40 Ar 39 Ar...
Journal Article
Published: 01 June 1985
Journal of the Geological Society (1985) 142 (3): 583–584.
... BROMLEY, A . V. 1979. Ophiolitic origin of the Lizard HAILWOOD, E. A. , GASH, P. J . R., ANDRESEN, P. C. & Complex. J . Camborne School Mines, 79, 25-48. BADHAM, J. P. N. 1984. Palaeomagnetism of the Lizard CAMPBELL, I. H . 1978. Some problems with the cumulus Complex, SW England. J . geol. Soc. London...
Journal Article
Published: 01 July 1977
Journal of the Geological Society (1977) 133 (5): 501–504.
... not classified at all. Since it is almost always possible to separate 'fresh' from 'altered' granites from SW England on a fairly arbitrary basis this is surprising but not necessarily important. What does seem to be important is that a rather significant conclusion, based on whether or not the rocks were...
Journal Article
Published: 01 August 1994
Journal of the Geological Society (1994) 151 (4): 587–590.
... district of Camborne and Redruth 1906 Memoir of the Geological Survey of Great Britain Sheet 352, England and Wales Hirst D. M. Smith F. W. Controls of barite mineralization in the Lower Magnesian Limestone of the Ferryhill area, Co. Durham Transactions of the Institute of Mining...