Barite - Malcolm
Woodward specialises in Barite and has information and photos on the mines and minerals of Northern England.
Bob's Rock Shop - Massive
website based in the USA devoted to minerals worldwide. Contains Rockhound news, many articles and collecting stories, micromounting, stamps, software, rock and mineral identification, crystallography, hikes,
lapidary, reviews, galleries of photographs, email lists, discussion groups, classified advertisements and links.
Camborne School of Mines Virtual Museum - A
site on Cornish geology produced by the Camborne School of Mines, part of the University of Exeter in the UK.
Includes information on Cornish mining history and the mineralogy of Cornwall. Currently still under construction.
Fluorite - Helen
Wilkinson has a non-commercial site dedicated to the mineral workings of the Northern Pennine orefield of England and those who worked them.
Contains a lot of interesting information on the mines and minerals in the north of Britain.
RockSite - Information on minerals mainly from the North of Britain with some minerals for sale.
The Russell Society - The Russell Society is Britain's leading society specialising in topographical mineralogy. It is named after the eminent amateur mineralogist Sir Arthur Russell (1878 - 1964). The Web site has a gallery of mineral photographs.
mindat.org - The largest mineral database on the Internet containing principally scientific data, and listing minerals and
Mineral Paradise - Mineral Paradise has been designed with the intention of aiding mineral identification with photographic images.
Features a useful gallery full of excellent primarily micromount photographs of UK minerals including many Cornish.
Minerals of South West England - Information and minerals listed for a number of Cornish mines, plus mineral photographic galleries.
Nick LeBoutillier's Cornish Geology - A
resource for anyone interested in the geology of Southwest Cornwall. It stems from a literature review for a research degree undertaken by Nick at the Camborne School of Mines in Cornwall on 'The tectonics of
Permian magmatism and mineralisation in SW England'. Also included is information on the geology and mineralogy of South Crofty Mine collated during Nick's time as senior mine geologist, prior to the closure
of the mine in 1998.
The Vug - Extensive links to mineral, gem, fossil, lapidary and related web sites around the world.
UK Journal of Mines and Minerals - Leading British magazine on minerals and mining.
Articles of interest to mineral collectors, mine historians, museum curators, and topographic mineralogists. Number 19 features an in-depth article on the Ting Tang mine in Cornwall where Liroconite was found.
Wheal Gorland Website - Includes an old account of the history of Wheal Gorland together with an excellent Cornish mineral bibliography.
West Mary Ann Mine - Detailed information on the Cornish mine, West Wheal Mary Ann, a close neighbour to the more famous Wheal Mary
Ann. West Mary Ann has recently been re-opened thanks to a band of dedicated enthusiasts. This site contains information on the mines history, plans, photos, the minerals found etc.