|Regional Level Types|
|Kilgeever Abbey||- not defined -|
|Co. Mayo||- not defined -|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
53° 45' 54'' North , 9° 45' 57'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Horizontal band of quartz, ca. 20 cm thick, at foot of little cliff beside the cemetary car park contains tiny specks of visible gold. Irish grid reference L 834 808. Minor drusy quartz is also present in vertical strings.
Regions containing this locality
|Eurasian Plate||Tectonic Plate|
|British Isles||Group of Islands|
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Detailed Mineral List:
Description: Assay indicates the gold is approximately 90 % Au, 10 % Ag. Minor pyrite & arsenopyrite are also persent.
Reference: Unpublished reports by Burmin Exploration Plc.
| ⓘ Quartz|
Reference: S. Moreton, unpublished observation.
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 1 - Elements|
|Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS|
|Metals, other than the Platinum Group|
|Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks|
|Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with  coordinated Si|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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Unpublished reports by Burmin Exploration Plc.
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