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Ballycoog, Gold Mines River, Croghan Kinshela Mountain, Co. Wicklow, Leinster, Irelandi
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52° 50' 3'' North , 6° 16' 58'' West
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Aughrim1,364 (2013)3.7km
Avoca753 (2013)4.9km
Mucklagh810 (2013)7.8km
Ballinaclash301 (2017)8.1km
Coolgreany370 (2013)8.5km


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24 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au,Ag)
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Hammarite
Formula: Pb2Cu2Bi4S9
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Krupkaite
Formula: PbCuBi3S6
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Lindströmite
Formula: Pb3Cu3Bi7S15
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Ixer, R. A., McArdle, P., & Stanley, C. J. (1990). Primary gold mineralization within metamorphosed iron ores, Southeast Ireland. Geol. Surv. Ire. Bull, 4, 221-6.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Copper1.AA.05Cu
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au,Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Aikinite2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hammarite2.HB.05aPb2Cu2Bi4S9
Krupkaite2.HB.05aPbCuBi3S6
Lindströmite2.HB.05aPb3Cu3Bi7S15
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Aikinite3.4.5.1PbCuBiS3
Hammarite3.4.5.4Pb2Cu2Bi4S9
Krupkaite3.4.5.2PbCuBi3S6
Lindströmite3.4.5.7Pb3Cu3Bi7S15
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Electrum'-(Au,Ag)
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CupriteCu2O
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O RutileTiO2
O CerussitePbCO3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S AikinitePbCuBiS3
S KrupkaitePbCuBi3S6
S LindströmitePb3Cu3Bi7S15
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CovelliteCuS
S HammaritePb2Cu2Bi4S9
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
NiNickel
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu AikinitePbCuBiS3
Cu KrupkaitePbCuBi3S6
Cu LindströmitePb3Cu3Bi7S15
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu CopperCu
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu HammaritePb2Cu2Bi4S9
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au,Ag)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au,Ag)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AikinitePbCuBiS3
Pb KrupkaitePbCuBi3S6
Pb LindströmitePb3Cu3Bi7S15
Pb HammaritePb2Cu2Bi4S9
Pb CerussitePbCO3
BiBismuth
Bi AikinitePbCuBiS3
Bi KrupkaitePbCuBi3S6
Bi LindströmitePb3Cu3Bi7S15
Bi BismuthBi
Bi HammaritePb2Cu2Bi4S9

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