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Saddleback Old Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UKi
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Saddleback Old MineMine
MungrisdaleCivil Parish
EdenDistrict
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
54° 38' 52'' North , 3° 2' 7'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
UK National Grid Reference:
NY332286
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Keswick4,281 (2018)8.3km
Portinscale560 (2018)9.7km
Greystoke654 (2018)10.7km
Bassenthwaite412 (2018)10.9km
Caldbeck311 (2018)11.2km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
North and Western Region; Cumberland


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EuropeContinent
British IslesGroup of Islands
Lake District National Park, Cumbria, England, UKNational Park

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


28 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.
Andalusite var: Chiastolite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Hall, T.M. (1868) The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.; Briscoe, P., McCallum, D. and Nicholson, P. (2008) Mineralisation in the Upper Glenderamackin Valley, Mungrisedale, Cumbria. UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, 29, 23-34.; Bridges, T.F. and Green, D.I. (2008) Baryte formation in supergene environments in the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 48-50.
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Chenite
Formula: Pb4Cu(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: Briscoe, P., McCallum, D., and Nicholson, P. (2008) Mineralisation in the upper Glenderamackin Valley, Mungrisdale, Cumbria. UK Journal of Mines & Minerals, n° 29, 23-34.; Green, D.I., Bridges, T.F., Rumsey, M.S., Leppington, C.M., and Tindle, A.G. (2008) A review of the mineralogy of the Roughton Gill Mines, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria: Part 2 The Roughton Gill South Vein on Balliway Rigg. Journal of The Russell Society, vol. 11, 3-28.
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Cotterell, T. F. & Todhunter, P. K. (2007): Corkite and hinsdalite from Frongoch mine, Devil's Bridge, Ceredigion, Wales, including evidence to suggest that orpheite is a variety of hinsdalite. Journal of the Russell Society, 10, 57-64. [p. 58]; UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008; Bridges, T.F. and Green, D.I. (2008) Baryte formation in supergene environments in the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 48-50.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Briscoe, P., McCallum, D., and Nicholson, P. (2008) Mineralisation in the Upper Glenderamackin Valley, Mungrisedale, Cumbria. UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, 29, 23-34.; Bridges, T.F. and Green, D.I. (2008) Baryte formation in supergene environments in the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 48-50.
Hinsdalite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Steve Sorrell Collection
Hydrocerussite
Formula: Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.; UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008; Bridges, T.F. and Green, D.I. (2008) Baryte formation in supergene environments in the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 48-50.
Scotlandite
Formula: PbSO3
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: UK Journal of Mines and Minerals number 29 2008

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Djurleite2.BA.05Cu31S16
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 3 - Halides
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bindheimite'4.DH.20Pb2Sb2O6O
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Scotlandite4.JE.20PbSO3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Hydrocerussite5.BE.10Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Leadhillite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Caledonite7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Chenite7.BC.70Pb4Cu(SO4)2(OH)6
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Corkite8.BL.05PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Hinsdalite8.BL.05PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
var: Chiastolite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Djurleite2.4.7.2Cu31S16
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrocerussite16a.2.2.1Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Leadhillite17.1.2.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Chenite30.1.16.1Pb4Cu(SO4)2(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
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
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Anhydrous Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Caledonite32.3.2.1Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
A(XO3)
Scotlandite34.1.1.2PbSO3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Corkite43.4.1.2PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Hinsdalite43.4.1.5PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bindheimite'44.1.1.2Pb2Sb2O6O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Andalusite
var: Chiastolite
-Al2(SiO4)O
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
H ChenitePb4Cu(SO4)2(OH)6
H CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
C LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O BaryteBaSO4
O BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
O CerussitePbCO3
O ChenitePb4Cu(SO4)2(OH)6
O CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O CupriteCu2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O QuartzSiO2
O ScotlanditePbSO3
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O Andalusite (var: Chiastolite)Al2(SiO4)O
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
AlAluminium
Al HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Al Andalusite (var: Chiastolite)Al2(SiO4)O
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Andalusite (var: Chiastolite)Al2(SiO4)O
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
PPhosphorus
P CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
P HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BaryteBaSO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChenitePb4Cu(SO4)2(OH)6
S CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S CovelliteCuS
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
S DjurleiteCu31S16
S GalenaPbS
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S ScotlanditePbSO3
S HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChenitePb4Cu(SO4)2(OH)6
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu DjurleiteCu31S16
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
SbAntimony
Sb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Pb CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb ChenitePb4Cu(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Pb LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb ScotlanditePbSO3
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 2033347
Ordovician Rocks (Undifferentiated)

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Mudstone, siltstone and sandstone

Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC. [23]

Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3187232
Paleozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Strataform assemblage(s); intermediate volcanic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Early Ordovician
470 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3157764
Early Ordovician limestone

Age: Early Ordovician (470 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{limestone}, Minor{sandstone,siltstone}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Briscoe, P., McCallum, D., and Nicholson, P. (2008) Mineralisation in the upper Glenderamackin Valley, Mungrisdale, Cumbria. UK Journal of Mines & Minerals, n° 29, 23-34.
Green, D.I., Bridges, T.F., Rumsey, M.S., Leppington, C.M., and Tindle, A.G. (2008) A review of the mineralogy of the Roughton Gill Mines, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria: Part 2 The Roughton Gill South Vein on Balliway Rigg. Journal of The Russell Society, vol. 11, 3-28.
Bridges, T.F. and Green, D.I. (2008) Baryte formation in supergene environments in the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 48-50.


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