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Burrington Combe, Mendip, Somerset, England, UKi
Regional Level Types
Burrington Combe- not defined -
MendipGroup of Divisions
SomersetCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° North , 2° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~32km
Köppen climate type:


Agate geodes to be found on exposures in and around the sides of the bottom half of the valley, close to Burrington village. Minerals found associated with the potato stones.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Paul Render
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Paul Render
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Paul Render
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Paul Render
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Paul Render
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Paul Render
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Paul Render
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Paul Render
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Paul Render
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: Paul Render

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C StrontianiteSrCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3

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