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Dolomite from
Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 214.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Dolomite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
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Localities for Dolomite in this region
Mowbray Mine, Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
Parkside Mine, Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Dolomite
0.8km (0.5 miles) Eskett Mine, Rowrah, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
1.0km (0.6 miles) Winder Pit No. 2, Rowrah, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
3.2km (2.0 miles) Cleator Moor Iron Mines, Cleator Moor, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
5.7km (3.5 miles) Sir John Pitt, Bigrigg, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
7.2km (4.5 miles) Florence Mine, Egremont, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
7.7km (4.8 miles) Winscales pit (Beckermet No. 2 shaft), Egremont, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
8.3km (5.1 miles) Beckermet Mine, Egremont, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
8.7km (5.4 miles) Sandwith Mine, Whitehaven, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
8.8km (5.5 miles) Distington Quarries, Distington, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
15.8km (9.8 miles) Force Crag Mine (Force Craig Mine), Coledale, Braithwaite District, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
18.5km (11.5 miles) Embleton Mine, Embleton, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
18.9km (11.7 miles) Barrow Mine, Braithwaite District, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
19.0km (11.8 miles) Embleton Quarry, Embleton, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
19.4km (12.1 miles) Nab Gill Mines, Boot, Eskdale, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
19.7km (12.2 miles) Thornthwaite Mine, Thornthwaite, Bassenthwaite, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
20.2km (12.5 miles) Brandlehow Mine, Catbells, Keswick District, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
20.9km (13.0 miles) South Cumberland Mine, Eskdale, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
24.2km (15.1 miles) Robin Hood Mine, Bassenthwaite, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
28.7km (17.8 miles) Threlkeld Quarry, Threlkeld, Threlkeld District, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
29.0km (18.0 miles) Threlkeld Mine, Threlkeld, Threlkeld District, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
29.3km (18.2 miles) Paddy End Mine, Coniston District, South Western Region (Furness), Cumbria, England, UK
29.5km (18.4 miles) Coniston Copper Mines, Coniston District, South Western Region (Furness), Cumbria, England, UK
29.8km (18.5 miles) Bonser Mine, Coniston District, South Western Region (Furness), Cumbria, England, UK
30.4km (18.9 miles) Higher Roughton Gill (Balliway Rigg), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
30.5km (18.9 miles) Red Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
30.8km (19.2 miles) Roughton Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
31.0km (19.2 miles) Iron Crag, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
31.3km (19.5 miles) Greenside Mine, Glenridding, Ullswater, South Eastern Region (Westmorland), Cumbria, England, UK
31.8km (19.8 miles) Carrock Mine, Carrock Fell, Caldbeck Fells, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
33.4km (20.8 miles) Old Potts Gill Mine, Potts Gill, Caldbeck Fells, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK
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