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Name:After Mr. William J. Henwood (1805-1875), a mining engineer of Cornwall, England, UK.
Synonym of:Rashleighite

A ferrian variety of turquoise.

References for Henwoodite

Reference List:

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Collins (1876) Mineralogical Magazine: 1: 11.

Foster (1876) Mineralogical Magazine: 1: 8.

Ross (1876) Chem. News, October 13th.

Ross (1876) Mineralogical Magazine: 1: 59.

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. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 951.

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