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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2005.250.01.06
EISBN: 9781862394988
...). The waste’s convenient location and its zero mining cost are likely to be a major consideration in its use. For slate, costly extended treatment is not an economic option for sustained utilization of the waste. Hydrothermal vein and replacement ore deposits in Derbyshire and the Northern Pennines in England...
Journal Article
Published: 01 August 2010
Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis (2010) 10 (3): 331–351.
... and, in the case of the Carnon Valley near Wheal Jane, from an entire district. These signals swamp any from unmined deposits. North Cornwall and west Devon were the location of two of the pilot areas for the AGRG's ‘Wolfson Atlas’ ( Webb 1964 ; Webb et al . 1978 ); stream sediment geochemical maps...
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Published: 01 April 1949
American Mineralogist (1949) 34 (3-4): 335–336.
... Hampshire were described by Wolfe (10, 11). Ludlamite was first discovered at the Wheal Jane mine in Cornwall in 1877 (3). Since that time this mineral has been found once in Japan (4), once in Colombia (2), and has been reported from Bavaria (8) under the name “lehnerite,” which has been shown by Berman (1...
Journal Article
Journal: Elements
Published: 01 April 2012
Elements (2012) 8 (2): 119–124.
...: an introduction to the Wheal Jane wetlands project . Science of the Total Environment 338 : 15 - 21 The construction of anaerobic wetlands by introducing organic waste into the wetlands is another low-cost strategy for the remediation of heavy metal contamination. Constructed wetlands are complex...
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Published: 01 November 2004
Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis (2004) 4 (4): 317–328.
... in the pit. This is coupled with high concentrations of dissolved Cu, Fe and Zn ( Fig. 8 ). In contrast to Murgul, the suspended Cu and Fe levels are low, indicating the transport of metals in solution in accord with behaviour at AMD sites, such as Wheal Jane, UK ( Bowen et al . 1998 ). Acid mine drainage...
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Published: 01 April 1978
Journal of the Geological Society (1978) 135 (2): 253–257.
...-tectonic origin for the quartz is untenable. Mineralization o| the Mount Wellington tin mine, Cornwall Y.A. Kettanah The Mount Wellington Mine, 4km northeast of the Carnmenellis Granite contact, is the southwest extension of the Wheal Jane lode system. The lodes underlie a shallow- dipping elvan sheet...
Series: Mineralogical Society Series
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1180/MSS.9.9
EISBN: 9780903056410
... been applied in earnest in the UK since 1992 following the outburst of mine water from the Wheal Jane tin mine in Cornwall. That episode caused the Environment Agency (then the NRA) to initiate a review of mine water treatment in the UK ( Younger, 1997 ). The review resulted in the adoption...
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Published: 01 August 2001
The Canadian Mineralogist (2001) 39 (4): 937–956.
... of their intergrowth correlate well with the ease of recovery and purity of the concentrates of ore minerals. (a) The presence of chalcopyrite disease in a sample from Wheal Jane, Cornwall, U.K., may give information on the origin of the ores, and clearly indicates that it will be difficult, if not impossible...
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Published: 01 June 2006
Mineralogical Magazine (2006) 70 (3): 342.
..., the text is revised, statistics updated, one chapter has been added on the handling of exploration data, and one of the case studies changed. Diamond exploration in northern Canada replaces Wheal Jane mine in Cornwall, UK. The latter is mainly of historical interest and by world standards a very small...
Journal Article
Published: 17 April 2013
Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis (2013) 13 (2): 145–157.
... Standards 2002 ). The test involves shaking a <5 mm air-dried sample with distilled water (leachant) and analysis of the resulting leachate. This work was completed by Carnon Laboratories, Wheal Jane, Baldhu in Cornwall and utilized ICP-AES analysis. A Physiologically Based Extraction Test (PBET...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2002.198.01.01
EISBN: 9781862394469
... spoil heap receives recharge from a very small area compared to the hundreds of square kilometres underlain by old workings. The Wheal Jane case illustrates some interesting points of wider interest. Although there has been a risk to ground and surface waters from mining for a very long time...
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Published: 01 November 2009
Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis (2009) 9 (4): 313–318.
... , 162 – 173 . Neal C. Whitehead P.G. Jeffery H. Neal M. 2005 . The water quality of the River Carnon, west Cornwall, November 1992 to March 1994: The impacts of Wheal Jane discharges . Science of the Total Environment , 338 , 23 – 39 . Neculita C.-M...
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Published: 01 August 1994
Journal of the Geological Society (1994) 151 (4): 587–590.
... structures. Isochron ages of 259 f 7 Ma and 266 f 3 Ma respectively were obtained from suites of fluorite from South Crofty Mine and Wheal Jane. A similar age of 263 f 8 Ma was obtained by Darbyshire & Shepherd (1990) for fluorites from Pendarves Mine. Previous radiometric dating of crosscourse mineraliza...
Journal Article
Published: 01 December 1993
Journal of the Geological Society (1993) 150 (6): 1183–1191.
... Batholith of southwest England, showing locations of dated samples. Major plutons and South Crofty and Wheal Jane mines are indicated in bold. All pre- and post-batholith rocks are unornamented. quartz mineralization stages. These are overprinted by multiple generations of quartz- f luor i te(-chlor i te...
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Journal: Economic Geology
Published: 01 January 2005
Economic Geology (2005) 100 (1): 185–193.
... OF ORE DEPOSITS Interperiodica, P.O. Box 1831, Birmingham, AL 35201-1831 GEOLOGY TODAY Blackwell Publishing, 350 Main Street, Malden, MA 02148 GEOPHYSICAL JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL Blackwell Publishing, 350 Main Street, Malden, MA 02148 GEOPHYSICAL PROSPECTING Blackwell...
Journal Article
Published: 01 July 2019
Journal of Foraminiferal Research (2019) 49 (3): 303–317.
... metal in solution for a month of growth time. Adsorption of metals onto the sediment and even the container wall probably occurred, making these metals less bioavailable to most foraminifera. However, some foraminifera are deposit feeders, which means the metal adsorbed could still be bioavailable...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2002.198.01.24
EISBN: 9781862394469
... beneath. A similar pattern of stratified mine water on top of a mixed column has also been observed at Wheal Jane in Cornwall (Adams & Younger, this volume). Hydrochemical evidence supports this theory as the correlation between metal concentration in the shaft and the Tailrace Level is best...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2002.198.01.03
EISBN: 9781862394469
... taken to be of no serious account, but in most of the developed countries (e.g. United States of America, Europe) polluted mine water must be treated. Mine water treatment, as has been shown by the examples of Picher, Oklahoma, USA ( Sheibach et al. 1982 ; Parkhurst 1988 ), Wheal Jane, Cornwall, UK...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2000.182.01.02
EISBN: 9781862394308
... metalliferous and coal mines has led to serious pollution problems. Perhaps the best known case occurred in Cornwall in 1992, when a large discharge of acid mine drainage from the former Wheal Jane tin mine contaminated the River Carnon, resulting in concentrations of cadmium and zinc in the river of up to 600...
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Journal: PALAIOS
Published: 01 May 2016
PALAIOS (2016) 31 (5): 203–220.
.... Olugbode O.I. Hart M.B. Stubbles S.J. 2005 , Foraminifera from Restronguet Creek: monitoring recovery from the Wheal Jane pollution incident : Geoscience in South-West England , v. 11...
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