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Bishopton, Renfrewshire, Scotland, UKi
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BishoptonVillage
RenfrewshireCouncil Area
ScotlandCountry
UKCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
55° 54' 31'' North , 4° 30' 16'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Bishopton4,640 (2017)0.1km
Bowling520 (2017)2.7km
Milton530 (2017)3.2km
Old Kilpatrick4,850 (2017)3.4km
Erskine15,530 (2017)3.5km


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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
British IslesGroup of Islands
Strathclyde, Scotland, UKRegion (Historical)

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9 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
Greenockite (TL)
Formula: CdS
Reference: Thomas Tompson (1840) The London, Edinburough and Dublin Philosophical Magazine and Science Journal Dec 3rd ser. pp 401-418
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: [Specimen in the Natural History Museum, London]
Otavite
Formula: CdCO3
Reference: [J. Russell Soc. 2001 - 94]
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite (TL)2.CB.45CdS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Otavite5.AB.05CdCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite (TL)2.8.7.2CdS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Otavite14.1.1.7CdCO3
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 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
CCarbon
C OtaviteCdCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O OtaviteCdCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
NaSodium
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
AlAluminium
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SSulfur
S GreenockiteCdS
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S GalenaPbS
CaCalcium
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
Cd OtaviteCdCO3
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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