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Kilpatrick Hills, Scotland, UKi
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Kilpatrick Hills, Scotland: yellow circle

Kilpatrick Hills, Scotland, UK
Locality type:
Group of Hills
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Milngavie13,110 (2017)
Bonhill9,180 (2017)
Duntocher7,036 (2011)
Faifley5,030 (2017)
Milton530 (2017)
Bowling520 (2017)


A range some nine kilometres long and four wide. The Kilpatrick Hills lie about two kilometres to the north of Old Kilpatrick. They cover a large area with some quarries and rocky outcrops.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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

12 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: T. Thomson (1836) Outl. Min. Geol. Min. Anal. 1, 339.
Analcime var: Cluthalite
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: T. Thomson (1836) Outl. Min. Geol. Min. Anal. 1, 339.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Haidinger W, Turner E (1825) Description of edingtonite, a new mineral species, The Edinburgh Journal of Science 3, 316-320
Edingtonite (TL)
Formula: Ba[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Haidinger W, Turner E (1825) Description of edingtonite, a new mineral species, The Edinburgh Journal of Science 3, 316-320
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Found by Dagmara Lesiow ; Haidinger W, Turner E (1825) Description of edingtonite, a new mineral species, The Edinburgh Journal of Science 3, 316-320
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Found by Dagmara Lesiow
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: F. Rutley: "Elements of Mineralogy", 12th Ed. (1900)
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Museum Natural History collection, London
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: F. Rutley: "Elements of Mineralogy", 12th Ed. (1900)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Found by Dagmara Lesiow
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Description: blue-green crystals ( < 6 mm) partly covered with white encrustations, in laminated shale, Howcommon limestone mine, Kilmarnock, Dunbartonshire. [R.I. Lawson (1978) pers. com.]
Reference: Livingstone, A. and Macpherson, H.G. (1983) Fifth supplementary list of British minerals (Scottish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 47, n° 342, p. 99-105.
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Jan Bernard & Jaroslav Hyrsl (2004) Minerals and their Localities; www.mindat.org/mesg-9-106733.html
Saponite var: Bowlingite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Jan Bernard & Jaroslav Hyrsl (2004) Minerals and their Localities; www.mindat.org/mesg-9-106733.html
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Found by Dagmara Lesiow
'Thomsonite'
Reference: Haidinger W, Turner E (1825) Description of edingtonite, a new mineral species, The Edinburgh Journal of Science 3, 316-320
Thomsonite-Ca (TL)
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index"]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Rozenite7.CB.15FeSO4 · 4H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
var: Cluthalite9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Edingtonite (TL)9.GA.15Ba[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Saponite9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
var: Bowlingite9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Thomsonite-Ca (TL)9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Rozenite29.6.6.1FeSO4 · 4H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Saponite71.3.1b.2Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Edingtonite (TL)77.1.5.6Ba[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Harmotome77.1.3.5(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Analcime
var: Cluthalite
-Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Heulandite subgroup'-
Saponite
var: Bowlingite
-Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-
Thomsonite-Ca (TL)-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
H Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
H Analcime (var: Cluthalite)Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H Saponite (var: Bowlingite)Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O Analcime (var: Cluthalite)Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O Saponite (var: Bowlingite)Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
NaSodium
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Na Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Na Analcime (var: Cluthalite)Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Saponite (var: Bowlingite)Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Al Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Al Analcime (var: Cluthalite)Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al Saponite (var: Bowlingite)Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Si Analcime (var: Cluthalite)Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si Saponite (var: Bowlingite)Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
SSulfur
S RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
S GreenockiteCdS
KPotassium
K Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Ca Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca Saponite (var: Bowlingite)Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
FeIron
Fe RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
Fe Saponite (var: Bowlingite)Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
BaBarium
Ba EdingtoniteBa[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Ba Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O

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