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Dolomite from
Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK

Mineral Species
Species:Dolomite
Formula:CaMg(CO3)2
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.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Baryte69 photos of Dolomite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Hematite16 photos of Dolomite associated with Hematite at this locality.
Calcite7 photos of Dolomite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Quartz7 photos of Dolomite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Sphalerite4 photos of Dolomite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Galena4 photos of Dolomite associated with Galena at this locality.
Siderite2 photos of Dolomite associated with Siderite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite2 photos of Dolomite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Dolomite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Localities for Dolomite in this region
Mowbray Mine, Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
Parkside Mine, Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Dolomite
0.8km (0.5 miles) A Eskett Mine, Rowrah, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
1.0km (0.6 miles) B Winder Pit No. 2, Rowrah, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
3.2km (2.0 miles) C Cleator Moor Iron Mines, Cleator Moor, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
5.7km (3.5 miles) D Sir John Pitt, Bigrigg, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
7.2km (4.5 miles) E Florence Mine, Egremont, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
7.7km (4.8 miles) F Winscales pit (Beckermet No. 2 shaft), Egremont, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
8.3km (5.1 miles) G Beckermet Mine, Egremont, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
8.7km (5.4 miles) H Sandwith Mine, Whitehaven, Cumbria, England, UK
8.8km (5.5 miles) I Distington Quarries, Distington, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
15.8km (9.8 miles) J Force Crag Mine (Force Craig Mine), Coledale, Braithwaite District, Cumbria, England, UK
18.5km (11.5 miles) K Embleton Mine, Embleton, Cumbria, England, UK
18.9km (11.7 miles) L Barrow Mine, Braithwaite District, Cumbria, England, UK
19.0km (11.8 miles) M Embleton Quarry, Embleton, Cumbria, England, UK
19.4km (12.1 miles) N Nab Gill Mines, Boot, Eskdale, Cumbria, England, UK
19.7km (12.2 miles) O Thornthwaite Mine, Thornthwaite, Bassenthwaite, Cumbria, England, UK
20.2km (12.5 miles) P Brandlehow Mine, Catbells, Keswick District, Cumbria, England, UK
20.9km (13.0 miles) Q South Cumberland Mine, Eskdale, Cumbria, England, UK
24.2km (15.1 miles) R Robin Hood Mine, Bassenthwaite, Cumbria, England, UK
28.7km (17.8 miles) S Threlkeld Quarry, Threlkeld, Threlkeld District, Cumbria, England, UK
29.0km (18.0 miles) T Threlkeld Mine, Threlkeld, Threlkeld District, Cumbria, England, UK
29.3km (18.2 miles) U Paddy End Mine, Coniston District, Cumbria, England, UK
29.5km (18.4 miles) V Coniston Copper Mines, Coniston District, Cumbria, England, UK
29.8km (18.5 miles) W Bonser Mine, Coniston District, Cumbria, England, UK
30.4km (18.9 miles) X Higher Roughton Gill (Balliway Rigg), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
30.5km (18.9 miles) Y Red Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
30.8km (19.2 miles) Z Roughton Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
31.0km (19.2 miles) 0 Iron Crag, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
31.3km (19.5 miles) 1 Greenside Mine, Glenridding, Ullswater, Cumbria, England, UK
31.8km (19.8 miles) 2 Carrock Mine, Carrock Fell, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
32.3km (20.1 miles) 3 Hay Gill Copper Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
33.4km (20.8 miles) 4 Old Potts Gill Mine, Potts Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
33.5km (20.8 miles) 5 Driggith Mine (Driggeth Mine), Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
33.7km (21.0 miles) 6 Potts Gill Copper Mine, Potts Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
39.4km (24.5 miles) 7 Applethwaite Quarry, Troutbeck, Cumbria, England, UK
40.3km (25.0 miles) 8 Hodbarrow Mine, Millom, Cumbria, England, UK
41.9km (26.0 miles) 9 Needle's Eye Mine, Needle's Eye, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
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