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Chalcopyrite from
Esgair Hir & Esgair Fraith mines (Cambrian Mine; Cardigan Consolidated Mine; Welsh Potosi Mine; Kylon Potosi Mine), Nant-y-Moch Reservoir area, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK

Description
Comments:Minor ore mineral, xls to 7mm but vert rare
Habit:Sphenoidal crystals
Quality of samples:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Rarity at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Optical Analysis
References
References:UKJMM No5
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcopyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Esgair Hir & Esgair Fraith mines (Cambrian Mine; Cardigan Consolidated Mine; Welsh Potosi Mine; Kylon Potosi Mine), Nant-y-Moch Reservoir area, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcopyrite
1.9km (1.2 miles) Blaenceulan Mine, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
2.1km (1.3 miles) Eaglebrook Mine (Nant-Y-Cagel Mine; Nantycagl Mine; Nantygagal Mine; Dolrhyddlan Mine), Nant-y-Moch Reservoir area, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
2.5km (1.6 miles) Camdwrbach Mine (Cambrian South Mine), Nant-y-Moch Reservoir area, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
3.0km (1.9 miles) Henfwlch Mine, Nant-y-Moch Reservoir area, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
3.4km (2.1 miles) Hafan Mine (Canninog Mine; Bwlch Canninog Mine), Nant-y-Moch Reservoir area, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
3.7km (2.3 miles) Ystrad Einion Mine (Dolgoch Mine), Furnace, Ysgubor-y-coed, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
3.7km (2.3 miles) Bryn-yr-Afr Mine, Nant-y-Moch Reservoir area, Ponterwyd, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
4.2km (2.6 miles) Bwlch Glas Mine, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
5.1km (3.2 miles) Hyddgen Mine, Carn Hyddgen, Uwch y Garreg, Powys, Wales, UK
6.4km (4.0 miles) Dolclettwr Mine (Treddol Mine), Tre'r-ddol, Llangynfelyn, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
6.9km (4.3 miles) Brynarian Mine (Cardigan Bay Consols Mine), Tre-Taliesin, Llangynfelyn, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
7.1km (4.4 miles) Lodge Park Trial, Tre'r-ddol, Llangynfelyn, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
7.5km (4.7 miles) Lletty Evanhen Mine (Vaughan Mine), Bontgoch, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
7.6km (4.7 miles) Erglodd mine (Eurglawdd Mine), Tre-Taliesin, Llangynfelyn, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
8.2km (5.1 miles) Alltycrib Mine (Talybont Mine; Middleton Mine; North Cardigan Mine), Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
8.3km (5.1 miles) Llechwedd Helyg Mine (Willow Bank Mine), Pen-bont Rhydybeddau, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
8.3km (5.2 miles) Mynydd Gorddu Mine, Bontgoch (Elerch), Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
8.4km (5.2 miles) Cwmsymlog Mine (East Daren Mine; Gwaithddu Mine), Goginan, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
8.8km (5.5 miles) Gwaith Yr Afon mine (West Cwmsymlog Mine; Cwm Daren Mine; River Mine; Taliesan Mine), Goginan, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
9.2km (5.7 miles) Cwmerfin Mine, Cwmerfyn, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
9.2km (5.7 miles) Bwlchrhennaid Mine (Level Newydd Mine), Pen-bont Rhydybeddau, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
9.5km (5.9 miles) Cwm Sebon Mine (South Daren Mine; Thomas United Mines; Thomas's United Mines), Pen-bont Rhydybeddau, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
9.6km (6.0 miles) Cwmdaren Mine (Cwm Darren Mine; Lefel Gopor Mine; Copper Level Mine; Twll y Mwyn Mine), Pen-bont Rhydybeddau, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
9.9km (6.2 miles) Daren Mine (Old Daren Mine; Darren Consolidated Mine; Daren United Mine; Great Darren Mine; Darren Mine), Pen-bont Rhydybeddau, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
10.1km (6.2 miles) Nant yr Eira mine (Snowbrook mine), Hafren Forest, Powys, Wales, UK
10.3km (6.4 miles) Goginan Mine, Goginan, Melindwr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
10.4km (6.5 miles) Llywernog Mine (Ponterwyd Mine), Ponterwyd, Cwmrheidol, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
10.9km (6.8 miles) Castell Mine (Dyffryn Castell Mine; New Castell Mine; West Esgairlle Mine; Gwaithddu Mine; Cripiau Bach Mine), Ponterwyd, Cwmrheidol, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
12.0km (7.5 miles) Dyfngwm mine, Penegoes, Powys, Wales, UK
12.5km (7.7 miles) Nantycreiau Mine, Ponterwyd, Cwmrheidol, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
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