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Fall Hill Quarry, Milltown, Ashover, North East Derbyshire District, Derbyshire, England, UKi
Regional Level Types
Fall Hill QuarryQuarry
Milltown- not defined -
AshoverCivil Parish
North East Derbyshire DistrictDistrict
DerbyshireCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Key
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
53° 9' 28'' North , 1° 28' 13'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
UK National Grid Reference:
SK354625
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ashover659 (2018)1.0km
Tansley1,197 (2018)4.3km
Wingerworth6,430 (2018)5.5km
Shirland3,447 (2018)6.0km
Matlock14,956 (2017)6.1km


Abandoned quarry.
Located northeast of the Milltown quarries.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


20 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Martin Stolworthy Collection
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: BMS Database
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: BMS Database
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: BMS Database; Ford, T., A. Sarjeant & M. Smith (1993): The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire. UK Jour. Mines & Minerals 13, 16-55.; Dewey, H., and Smith, B. (1922) Special Rep. Mineral Resources G.B. 23.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: BMS Database; Dewey, H., and Smith, B. (1922) Special Rep. Mineral Resources G.B. 23.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: BMS Database
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: BMS Database; Ford, T., A. Sarjeant & M. Smith (1993): The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire. UK Jour. Mines & Minerals 13, 16-55.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: BMS Database
Hawleyite
Formula: CdS
Reference: BMS Database; Ford, T., A. Sarjeant & M. Smith (1993): The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire. UK Jour. Mines & Minerals 13, 16-55.
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: BMS Database
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: BMS Database
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: BMS Database; Ford, T., A. Sarjeant & M. Smith (1993): The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire. UK Jour. Mines & Minerals 13, 16-55.
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: BMS Database; Ford, T., A. Sarjeant & M. Smith (1993): The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire. UK Jour. Mines & Minerals 13, 16-55.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: BMS Database
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: BMS Database
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Ford, T., A. Sarjeant & M. Smith (1993) The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire UK Jour. Mines & Minerals 13:16-55
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: BMS Database; Ford, T., A. Sarjeant & M. Smith (1993): The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire. UK Jour. Mines & Minerals 13, 16-55.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: BMS Database; Ford, T., A. Sarjeant & M. Smith (1993): The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire. UK Jour. Mines & Minerals 13, 16-55.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: BMS Database
Weddellite
Formula: Ca(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
Reference: [MinRec 21:492]
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: BMS Database; Ford, T., A. Sarjeant & M. Smith (1993): The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire. UK Jour. Mines & Minerals 13, 16-55.

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Hawleyite2.CB.05aCdS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 10 - Organic Compounds
Weddellite10.AB.40Ca(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Hawleyite2.8.2.6CdS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 50 - ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
Oxalates
Weddellite50.1.2.1Ca(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H WeddelliteCa(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C WeddelliteCa(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
OOxygen
O WeddelliteCa(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O QuartzSiO2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O BaryteBaSO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S GreenockiteCdS
S HawleyiteCdS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MilleriteNiS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
S BaryteBaSO4
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca WeddelliteCa(C2O4) · (2.5-x)H2O
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
NiNickel
Ni MilleriteNiS
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
Cd HawleyiteCdS
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

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