Denison deposit, Aherlow, Co. Limerick, Ireland
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||52° 25' 8'' North , 8° 14' 38'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||52.4188888889, -8.24388888889|
Fault-related syn-/late-orogenic Cu-Ag ore deposit.
Dormant in 2006.
[Nowadays in Co. Tipperary?]
8 valid minerals.
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358.9 - 443.8 Ma
|Silurian-Devonian sedimentary rocks|
Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh supplementary list of British Isles minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, 267-274.