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Borrow Pit, Bishopton, Renfrewshire, Scotland, UKi
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Borrow PitPit
BishoptonVillage
RenfrewshireCouncil Area
ScotlandCountry
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
55° 55' 11'' North , 4° 31' 14'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
UK National Grid Reference:
NS425725
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Bishopton4,640 (2017)1.5km
Milton530 (2017)1.9km
Bowling520 (2017)2.5km
Old Kilpatrick4,850 (2017)4.1km
Dumbarton19,950 (2017)4.1km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Renfrewshire


Located by M8 motorway.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: BMS Collection; UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
Otavite
Formula: CdCO3
Reference: [J. Russell Soc. 2001 - 94]
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: [J. Russell Soc. 2001 - 94]; UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, No. 11 p4-6

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Otavite5.AB.05CdCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Otavite14.1.1.7CdCO3
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
CCarbon
C OtaviteCdCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O OtaviteCdCO3
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
AlAluminium
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SSulfur
S GreenockiteCdS
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S GalenaPbS
CaCalcium
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
Cd OtaviteCdCO3
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

British IslesGroup of Islands
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
UK

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