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Derbyshire, England, UK

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Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 53° North , 1° West (est.)
Other regions containing this locality:The Pennines, England, UK
Neighbouring regions:


Production of fluorspar (250,000 tonnes), barite, lead and zinc with ~2000 named veins ("rakes", "pipes", "scrins", etc.).

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Actinolite

Albite

var: Oligoclase

Allophane

Alum-(K)

Amesite ?

Analcime

Anglesite

Anhydrite

Anorthite

'Apatite'

'var: Collophane'

Aragonite

Arsenopyrite

Ashoverite (TL)

Augite

Aurichalcite

Azurite

Baryte

var: Oakstone

'Baryto-Fluate of Lime'

Beidellite

'Biotite'

'Bitumen'

Bornite

'Bravoite'

Brochantite

'Calamine'

Calcite

var: Ferroan Calcite

var: Iceland Spar

Caledonite

Celadonite

Celestine

Cerussite

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chamosite

var: Corundophilite

'Chlorite Group'

Chrysocolla

Chrysotile

Cinnabar

Clinochlore

var: Diabantite

var: Pennine

Copper

Cuprite

'Delessite'

Descloizite

Digenite

Dolomite

Dundasite

'Elaterite' (FRL)

Enargite

Enstatite

Ettringite

'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'

Fluorite

var: Blue John (FRL)

Galena

'Garnet'

Gibbsite

Glauconite

Goethite

Gold

Graphite

Greenockite

Gypsum

var: Alabaster

var: Selenite

'Halloysite'

Hawleyite

Hematite

Hemimorphite

Hercynite

var: Picotite

Hydrocerussite

Hydrozincite

Jarosite

Kaolinite

'Labradorite'

Lanarkite

Langite

Leadhillite

Lepidocrocite

'Limonite'

Linarite

Litharge

Maghemite

Magnetite

var: Titaniferous Magnetite

Malachite

'Manganese Oxides'

Marcasite

Massicot

Matlockite (TL)

Mattheddleite

Melanterite

Mercury

Microcline

Millerite

Mimetite

Mogánite

Montmorillonite

Muscovite

var: Illite

Natrolite

'Ochre'

'Olivine'

Orthoclase

Palygorskite

Paragonite

'Petroleum'

Phosgenite (TL)

Phosphohedyphane

Pyrite

'Pyrobitumen'

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: "Herkimer-style" Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Beekite

var: Chalcedony

var: Jasper

var: Rock Crystal

var: Rose Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz

Rhodochrosite

Rosasite

Saponite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Serpierite

Siderite

Sidpietersite

Silver

Smithsonite

Sphalerite

Sulphur

Sweetite (TL)

Tenorite

Tetrahedrite

Titanite

Torbernite

'Unnamed (Ba-Al Trisulphide Hydroxide Hydrate)'

'Unnamed (Ba Thiosulphate Fluoride)'

'Unnamed (Ba Thiosulphate Monohydrate)'

'Unnamed (gamma-Zn(OH)2)'

'Unnamed (Tetragonal Pb Oxide Hydrate)'

Uraninite

Vanadinite

Vivianite

'Wad'

Weddellite

Witherite

Wulfenite

Wülfingite

Wurtzite

Zircon


114 valid minerals. 4 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 2 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

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References

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Braithwaite, R. S.W. (1983) Minerals of the Derbyshire Orefield. Mineralogical Record 14(1), 15-24.
Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh supplementary list of British Isles minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Ford, T., A. Sarjeant & M. Smith (1993) The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire. UK Jour. Mines & Minerals 13, 16-55.

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