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  • French lignite comes for the most part from the department of BOuches-du-Rhne (near Fuveau).
  • The other minerals found are silver, lead, copper, magnesium and lignite coal.
  • Schraufite is a reddish resin from the Carpathian sandstone, and it occurs with jet in the cretaceous rocks of the Lebanon; ambrite is a resin found in many of the coals of New Zealand; retinite occurs in the lignite of Bovey Tracey in Devonshire and elsewhere; whilst copaline has been found in the London clay of Highgate in North London.
  • There are mines of silver, copper, lignite and salt, and many hot springs, including some of great repute medicinally.
  • The development of French coal and lignite mining in the i9th century, together with records of prices, which rose considerably at the end of the period, is set forth in the table below: