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CASSITERITE 'concentrate'
CASSITERITE 'concentrate'
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Price: £85.00

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Product Code: MIN3372019

South Crofty Mine, Pool, Cornwall.

A tub of tin concentrate weighing 90 grams from the last shipment to leave south Crofty on 20th of March 1998.

The attached label reads - 'Part of the assay sample from the last container of tin concentrate shipped by South Crofty from Wheal Jane Mill 20/3//1998.
This is the last load ever to be sold commercially from a working Cornish tin mine.
Crofty consignment ref' 4298 sold to Thisaco the Thai smeltingCo. The agreed asay for the shipment 58.05% SnO2. Sample taken by Clifford Rice, chief chemist for South Crofty @ Wheal Jane Mill'
Cornish Mining R.I.P'

An excellent piece of Cornish mining memorabilia. From the G. Towning collection.

Only one available.

Size 4.5 x 4.5 cm

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