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Llynclys Quarry, Llanyblodwel, Shropshire, England, UK

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 52° 48' 32'' North , 3° 5' 30'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 52.80889,-3.09194
GeoHash:G#: gcmu3tsd0
UK National Grid Reference:SJ264241
Other regions containing this locality:West Midlands, England, UK
Owned/operated by:Tarmac
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Limestone has been extracted here for over 150 years.

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Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'commodity:Aggregates'
Reference:  
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Specimens offered for sale by various UK dealers. Visual ID assumed.
'commodity:Limestone'
Reference:  
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Specimens offered for sale by various UK dealers. Visual ID assumed.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Malachite'5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2

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