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Needle's Eye Mine, Needle's Eye, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UKi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
54° 53' 19'' North , 3° 41' 30'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
UK National Grid Reference:
NX915562
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Southerness170 (2017)6.2km
Dalbeattie4,260 (2017)9.7km
Castle Douglas4,070 (2017)16.2km
Cargenbridge610 (2017)18.8km
Silloth2,906 (2018)19.8km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Kirkcudbrightshire


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


41 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Bismoclite
Formula: BiOCl
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Boltwoodite
Formula: (K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Botallackite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: BMS Database
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: BMS Database
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Cornubite
Formula: Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Reference: BMS Database
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Eulytine
Formula: Bi4(SiO4)3
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Kahlerite
Formula: Fe(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Lavendulan
Formula: NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Metakahlerite
Formula: Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Metazeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Mixite
Formula: BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Schoepite
Formula: (UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Tyrolite
Formula: Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Vandendriesscheite
Formula: PbU7O22 · 12H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Walpurgite
Formula: (BiO)4(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Widenmannite
Formula: Pb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
Reference: BMS Database
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Zeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: BMS Database; R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Bismoclite3.DC.25BiOCl
Botallackite3.DA.10bCu2(OH)3Cl
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Schoepite4.GA.05(UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Vandendriesscheite4.GB.40PbU7O22 · 12H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Widenmannite5.ED.40Pb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Annabergite8.CE.40Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Cornubite8.BD.30Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Kahlerite8.EB.05Fe(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Lavendulan8.DG.05NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Meta-autunite8.EB.10Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Metakahlerite8.EB.10Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Metazeunerite8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Mixite8.DL.15BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Tyrolite8.DM.10Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Walpurgite8.EA.05(BiO)4(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Zeunerite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Boltwoodite9.AK.15(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Eulytine9.AD.40Bi4(SiO4)3
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
AXO3·xH2O
Schoepite5.2.1.3(UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
AX7O22·xH2O
Vandendriesscheite5.8.1.1PbU7O22 · 12H2O
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Botallackite10.1.3.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
A(O,OH)Xq
Bismoclite10.2.1.2BiOCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Widenmannite14.1.5.1Pb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(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
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Kahlerite40.2a.15.1Fe(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Meta-autunite40.2a.1.2Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Metakahlerite40.2a.15.2Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Metazeunerite40.2a.14.2Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Zeunerite40.2a.14.1Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Annabergite40.3.6.4Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Walpurgite40.5.9.1(BiO)4(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Cornubite41.4.2.1Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Tyrolite42.4.3.1Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
(AB)7(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Mixite42.5.1.1BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Lavendulan42.9.4.2NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Eulytine51.5.4.1Bi4(SiO4)3
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Boltwoodite53.3.1.5(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H WidenmannitePb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
H Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
H VandendriesscheitePbU7O22 · 12H2O
H Schoepite(UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
H ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
H MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H KahleriteFe(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
H MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H CornubiteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
H TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
H MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H Walpurgite(BiO)4(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H BotallackiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
H Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
H AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C WidenmannitePb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
C TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O WidenmannitePb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
O Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
O VandendriesscheitePbU7O22 · 12H2O
O Schoepite(UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
O ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
O MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O KahleriteFe(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
O MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O CornubiteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
O TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O Walpurgite(BiO)4(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O EulytineBi4(SiO4)3
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O BotallackiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
O AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O BismocliteBiOCl
O QuartzSiO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
NaSodium
Na LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Na Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si EulytineBi4(SiO4)3
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
SSulfur
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
S BaryteBaSO4
S CovelliteCuS
ClChlorine
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cl BotallackiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl BismocliteBiOCl
KPotassium
K Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Ca TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe KahleriteFe(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Fe MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
NiNickel
Ni NickelineNiAs
Ni AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CuCopper
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Cu CornubiteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Cu TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Cu MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cu BotallackiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
As MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As KahleriteFe(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
As MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As CornubiteCu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
As TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
As MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
As Walpurgite(BiO)4(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
As NickelineNiAs
As AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb WidenmannitePb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
Pb VandendriesscheitePbU7O22 · 12H2O
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
Bi MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Bi Walpurgite(BiO)4(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Bi EulytineBi4(SiO4)3
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi BismocliteBiOCl
UUranium
U WidenmannitePb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
U Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
U VandendriesscheitePbU7O22 · 12H2O
U Schoepite(UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
U ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
U MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U KahleriteFe(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
U MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
U Walpurgite(BiO)4(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O

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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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187615
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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 Devonian - Ludlow
393.3 - 427.4 Ma



ID: 2027522
Unnamed Igneous Intrusion, Late Silurian To Early Devonian

Age: Paleozoic (393.3 - 427.4 Ma)

Lithology: Felsic-rock

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

Silurian - Cambrian
419.2 - 541 Ma



ID: 3146683
Cambrian granite

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Granite group

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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R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.


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