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Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England, UKi
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Forest of DeanRegion
GloucestershireCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Cinderford12,942 (2018)
Coleford10,371 (2018)
Lydney8,776 (2018)
Newent4,322 (2018)
Bream3,047 (2018)
Mitcheldean2,783 (2018)
Other Languages:
French:
forêt de Dean, Gloucestershire, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
German:
Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England, Vereinigtes Königreich
Italian:
foresta di Dean, Gloucestershire, Inghilterra, Regno Unito
Russian:
Дин , Глостершир, Англия, Великобритания
Simplified Chinese:
迪恩森林, 格洛斯特郡, 英格兰, 英国
Spanish:
Bosque de Dean, Gloucestershire, Inglaterra, Reino Unido
Cebuano:
Forest of Dean , Inglatera, Hiniusang Gingharian
Dutch:
Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, Engeland, Verenigd Koninkrijk
Hebrew:
יער דין, גלוסטרשייר, אנגליה, הממלכה המאוחדת
Hungarian:
Deani erdő, Gloucestershire, Anglia, Egyesült Királyság
Irish Gaelic:
Foraois Dean, Gloucestershire, Sasana, An Ríocht Aontaithe
Japanese:
ディーンの森, グロスタシャー, イングランド, イギリス
Norwegian:
Deanskogen, Gloucestershire, England, Storbritannia
Polish:
Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, Anglia, Wielka Brytania
Portuguese:
Floresta de Dean, Gloucestershire, Inglaterra, Reino Unido
Swedish:
Forest of Dean , Gloucestershire, England, Storbritannien
Ukrainian:
Ліс Діна, Глостершир, Англія, Велика Британія
Welsh:
Fforest y Ddena, Swydd Gaerloyw, Lloegr, Y Deyrnas Unedig


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8 valid minerals.

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Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Paul Render
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Paul Render
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Paul Render
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.
Tosudite
Formula: Na0.5(Al,Mg)6((Si,Al)8O18)(OH)12 · 5H2O
Reference: Diederik Visser List #39, July 2006

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Tosudite9.EC.60Na0.5(Al,Mg)6((Si,Al)8O18)(OH)12 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Tosudite71.4.2.4Na0.5(Al,Mg)6((Si,Al)8O18)(OH)12 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H TosuditeNa0.5(Al,Mg)6((Si,Al)8O18)(OH)12 · 5H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O TosuditeNa0.5(Al,Mg)6((Si,Al)8O18)(OH)12 · 5H2O
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O SideriteFeCO3
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
NaSodium
Na TosuditeNa0.5(Al,Mg)6((Si,Al)8O18)(OH)12 · 5H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg TosuditeNa0.5(Al,Mg)6((Si,Al)8O18)(OH)12 · 5H2O
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al TosuditeNa0.5(Al,Mg)6((Si,Al)8O18)(OH)12 · 5H2O
SiSilicon
Si TosuditeNa0.5(Al,Mg)6((Si,Al)8O18)(OH)12 · 5H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
MnManganese
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forest_of_Dean_District
Wikidata ID:Q902997
GeoNames ID:7290550

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