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Brochantite from
Roughton Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK

Mineral Species
Species:Brochantite
Formula:Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.; Trevor F. Bridges, David Green, Michael S. Rumsey and C. Michael Leppington (2011) A review of the mineralisation of the Roughton Gill mines, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria: Part 3 Roughton Gill Mine Journal of the Russell Society 14:3-23.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Brochantite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Roughton Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Brochantite
0.3km (0.2 miles) A Mexico Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
0.4km (0.3 miles) B Silver Gill, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
0.6km (0.4 miles) C Thief Gills, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
0.6km (0.4 miles) D Higher Roughton Gill (Balliway Rigg), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
0.8km (0.5 miles) E Red Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
1.3km (0.8 miles) F Brae Fell Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
1.7km (1.1 miles) G Hay Gill Copper Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
2.1km (1.3 miles) H Brandy Gill Mine, Carrock Fell, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
2.3km (1.4 miles) I Low Pike north slopes, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
2.7km (1.7 miles) J Old Potts Gill Mine, Potts Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
2.7km (1.7 miles) K Driggith Mine (Driggeth Mine), Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) L Longlands Fell Mine, Uldale, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) M Old Sandbed Mine (Old Sandbeds Mine), Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) N Potts Gill Copper Mine, Potts Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
6.5km (4.1 miles) O Saddleback Old Mine, Blencathra, Threlkeld District, Cumbria, England, UK
16.3km (10.2 miles) P Force Crag Mine (Force Craig Mine), Coledale, Braithwaite District, Cumbria, England, UK
19.4km (12.1 miles) Q Dale Head Mine, Newlands Valley, Braithwaite District, Cumbria, England, UK
19.8km (12.3 miles) R Wythburn Mine (Wheal Henry; Helvellyn Mine), Thirlmere, Cumbria, England, UK
24.5km (15.2 miles) S Myers Head Mine, Hartsop, Cumbria, England, UK
26.5km (16.5 miles) T Buns Mine (Burnbank Mine), Haweswater, Eastern Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
32.6km (20.3 miles) U Kinniside Mine, Cleator Moor, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
35.6km (22.1 miles) V Paddy End Mine, Coniston District, Cumbria, England, UK
44.1km (27.4 miles) W Tynebottom Mine, Garrigill, South Tynedale, Alston Moor District, Cumbria, England, UK
44.3km (27.5 miles) X Needle's Eye Mine, Needle's Eye, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
45.7km (28.4 miles) Y Sandyhills Bay (Southwick Cliffs), Dalbeattie, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
46.4km (28.8 miles) Z Buckbarrow Beck Veins, Waberthwaite, Southern Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
48.4km (30.1 miles) 0 Brownley Hill Mine (Bloomsberry Horse Level), Nenthead, Alston Moor District, Cumbria, England, UK
49.2km (30.6 miles) 1 Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor District, Cumbria, England, UK
79.4km (49.3 miles) 2 Auchencat Burn, Moffat, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
89.3km (55.5 miles) 3 Waygate Shaft (Straitstep Vein), Wanlockhead, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
89.9km (55.9 miles) 4 Wilsons shaft (Brown's vein), Mine Hill, Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Strathclyde, Scotland, UK
90.0km (55.9 miles) 5 Browns Vein, Mine Hill, Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Strathclyde, Scotland, UK
90.1km (56.0 miles) 6 Hopeful Vein, Wanlock Dod, Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Strathclyde, Scotland, UK
90.1km (56.0 miles) 7 Cove Vein, Whytes Cleuch, Wanlockhead, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
90.2km (56.0 miles) 8 New Cove Vein, Whytes Cleuch, Wanlockhead, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
90.2km (56.1 miles) 9 Whytes Cleuch, Wanlockhead, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
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