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Knockmahon, Bonmahon (Bunmahon), Co. Waterford, Irelandi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 52° North , 7° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~2km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


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British IslesGroup of Islands
Ireland (island)Island

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Botallackite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Braithwaite, R.S.W. & Wilson, J.I. (2001) J. Russell Soc., 7(2), p.96.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Description: Post-mining coatings on mine walls with langite.
Reference: Moreton, S. (2005) J. Mining Heritage Soc. of Ireland, No. 5, p.11-14.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 540-626
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Smyth, W.M., Reeks, T., and Rudler, F.W. (1864): A Catalogue of the Mineral Collections in the Museum of Practical Geology. HMSO Publications (London), 190pp.
Clinoatacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Braithwaite, R.S.W. & Wilson, J.I. (2001) J. Russell Soc., 7(2), p.96.
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Copper
Formula: Cu
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne.
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Description: Post-mining coatings in dump material. Primary ore may be cobaltite (electron-probe analyses of tiny metallic grains indicated CoAsS composition).
Reference: Moreton, S. (2005) J. Mining Heritage Soc. of Ireland, No. 5, p.11-14.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Dr Richard Unitt Collection
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 540-626
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 540-626
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 540-626

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Botallackite3.DA.10bCu2(OH)3Cl
Clinoatacamite3.DA.10bCu2(OH)3Cl
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Devilline7.DD.30CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Botallackite10.1.3.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Connellite31.1.1.1Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Devilline31.6.1.1CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Clinoatacamite-Cu2(OH)3Cl
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H BotallackiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O AnataseTiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CupriteCu2O
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O BotallackiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O CalciteCaCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O TenoriteCuO
O DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cl ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl BotallackiteCu2(OH)3Cl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CuCopper
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu BotallackiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
AsArsenic
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O

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Henwood, W.J. (1871): Observations on Metalliferous Deposits: On Copper Mines in Ireland. Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 540-626.

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