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Bunton Level (Bunting Level), Friarfold Mine, Gunnerside Gill (Gunnerside Ghyll), Melbecks, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, England, UKi
Regional Level Types
Bunton Level (Bunting Level)Level
Friarfold MineMine
Gunnerside Gill (Gunnerside Ghyll)Gill
MelbecksCivil Parish
RichmondshireDistrict
North YorkshireCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
54° 24' 25'' North , 2° 5' 27'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
UK National Grid Reference:
NY941013
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Reeth724 (2018)9.7km
Hawes887 (2018)13.3km
Garsdale Head200 (2018)18.0km
Kirkby Stephen1,522 (2018)18.2km
Barnard Castle7,040 (2017)18.6km


Major level from the Gunnerside Gill sett onto the Friarfold group of veins, eventually joining with workings of the Old Gang mines to the east.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Galena
Formula: PbS
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: BMS Database
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: M Wood Strontianite from Gunnerside Gill in UKJMM No 12
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C WitheriteBaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C StrontianiteSrCO3
OOxygen
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O WitheriteBaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O StrontianiteSrCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
CuCopper
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
BaBarium
Ba WitheriteBaCO3
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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