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Castle Hill Quarry, Cannington, Sedgemoor, Somerset, England, UKi
Regional Level Types
Castle Hill QuarryQuarry
CanningtonCivil Parish
SedgemoorDistrict
SomersetCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 9' 36'' North , 3° 4' 42'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
UK National Grid Reference:
ST246407
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Spaxton321 (2018)4.4km
Stogursey838 (2018)4.9km
Nether Stowey1,373 (2018)5.6km
Pawlett892 (2018)5.7km
Bridgwater41,276 (2018)6.3km


A currently working limestone quarry

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: P Haas collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: P Haas collection
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: P Haas collection
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: P Haas collection
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: P Haas collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: P Haas collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P Haas collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

Other Regions, Features and Areas containing this locality

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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