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White Water, Pigeon Rock Mountain, Mourne Mountains, Co. Down, Ulster, Northern Ireland, UKi
Regional Level Types
White Water- not defined -
Pigeon Rock MountainMountain
Mourne MountainsMountain Range
Co. DownCounty
Northern IrelandConstituent Country

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
54° 9' 29'' North , 6° 3' 22'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Kilkeel6,447 (2016)11.2km
Rostrevor2,515 (2016)11.4km
Annalong1,760 (2016)11.6km
Rathfriland2,063 (2016)12.5km
Newcastle7,444 (2016)12.7km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
White Water River

Heavy sand concentrate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Reference: Norman R. Moles and Andrew G. Tindle (2011) Alluvial occurrences of fergusonite and gadolinite in the Mourne Mountains, Northern Ireland. Journal of the Russell Society, 14:23-25

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination

List of minerals for each chemical element

Be Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
O Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Si Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Fe Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Y Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10


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Norman R. Moles and Andrew G. Tindle (2011) Alluvial occurrences of fergusonite and gadolinite in the Mourne Mountains, Northern Ireland. Journal of the Russell Society, 14:23-25

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British IslesGroup of Islands
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North Atlantic Igneous ProvinceLarge Igneous Province

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