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Glen Auldyn, Isle of Mani
Regional Level Types
Glen Auldyn- not defined -
Isle of ManCrown Dependency

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 54° 18' 22'' North , 4° 24' 48'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 54.30628,-4.41359
GeoHash:G#: gcsugw4j5
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ramsey7,309 (2015)2.6km
Laxey1,768 (2015)8.5km
Douglas26,218 (2018)18.0km
Peel3,781 (2015)20.3km
Castletown3,100 (2015)30.1km


Northern extension of Laxey veins.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
British IslesGroup of Islands

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

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Mineral List

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: M. Dobson & D. Hollis (1939) Lead mines and trials in Glen Auldyn, Isle of Man. Bull. Peak Dist. Mines Hist. Soc. 12:31-37
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: M. Dobson & D. Hollis (1939) Lead mines and trials in Glen Auldyn, Isle of Man. Bull. Peak Dist. Mines Hist. Soc. 12:31-37

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
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
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3187373
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 2027404
Ordovician Rocks (Undifferentiated)

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Mudstone, siltstone and sandstone

Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC. [23]

Early Ordovician
470 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3142059
Early Ordovician sandstone

Age: Early Ordovician (470 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{claystone,siltstone}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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Dobson, M. and Hollis, D. (1939) Lead mines and trials in Glen Auldyn, Isle of Man. Bulletin of the Peak District Mines Historical Society, 12, 31-37.

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