Carrock Mine, Carrock Fell, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||54° 41' 13'' North , 3° 3' 1'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||54.68722,-3.05028|
|UK National Grid Reference:||NY323330|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||North and Western Region; Cumberland|
Vanadinite supposedly collected here 1953-55 by Arthur Kingsbury (1906-68) is now considered "very doubtful" and probably from New Mexico, USA. This is one of a number of likely or definitely falsified Kingsbury localities.
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83 valid minerals.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Early Devonian - Ludlow|
393.3 - 427.4 Ma
|Unnamed Igneous Intrusion, Late Silurian To Early Devonian|
Age: Paleozoic (393.3 - 427.4 Ma)
Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC.