Glen Sannox Barytes Mine, Glen Sannox, Isle of Arran, Strathclyde, Scotland, UK
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||55° 39' 46'' North , 5° 10' 25'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||55.66282,-5.17370|
|UK National Grid Reference:||NS004456|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||Bute|
Mine building marked on Landranger map. A vein of massive barytes outcrops near where the path crosses the burn, SSE of this building.
The mine dumps here contain some quite nice crystallised Epidote to 4mm as sharp crystals laying flat on matrix, with a reasonable coverage.
2 valid minerals.
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|Pragian - Lochkovian|
407.6 - 419.2 Ma