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Boulby Mine, Loftus, North Yorkshire, England, UK

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 54° 33' 14'' North , 0° 49' 23'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 54.5540889374, -0.823224725066
UK National Grid Reference:NZ761183

Potash and salt mine. The borates were found underground.
Located NW of Whitby.

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16 valid minerals.

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- Green, D.L. and Freier, M.D. (1994): Borate nodules from the English Zechstein at Boulby Mine, Cleveland. UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, 14, 4-8.
- Green, D.L. and Freier, M.D. (1996): Mineralogical Record, 27, 163-170.

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