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Burtree Slits, Cowshill, Weardale, North Pennines, Co. Durham, England, UK
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Photo: HW
UK Grid Reference: NY857411
Latitude: 54°45'52"N
Longitude: 2°13'20"W
 
 
Exposure of vein material on both sides of the track leading from the B6295 to the Sedling Burn valley and the site of Burtreepasture Mine.
The fluorite occurs as small (to 6mm), purple, interpenetrant twins in cavities in the ironstone of the vein.

Mineral List

Chalcopyrite
Coronadite
Fluorite
Galena
Goethite
'Limonite'
Marcasite
Quartz
Siderite
Sphalerite
Thaumasite


11 entries listed. 10 valid minerals.

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