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Littleham Bay, Budleigh Salterton, East Devon, Devon, England, UK

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Detailed Mineral List:


Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith
Algodonite
Formula: (Cu1-xAsx)
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Description: Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the Native Copper, etc from Dr. R. K.Harrison et al.
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: XRD from NHM London
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Description: Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the Native Copper, etc from Dr. R. K.Harrison et al.
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Milodowski, A.E., Styles, M.T., Horstwood, M.S.A., and Kemp, S.J. (2002) Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of [Littleham Cove, near Budleigh Salterton] South Devon, United Kingdom: A natural analogue study of the corrosion of copper canisters and radiolysis effects in a repository for spent nuclear fuel. Technical Report, TR-02-09 for SKB, Svensk Karnbranslehantering AB, Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management Co., Stockholm, Sweden.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
'Breccia'
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Milodowski, A.E., Styles, M.T., Horstwood, M.S.A., and Kemp, S.J. (2002) Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of [Littleham Cove, near Budleigh Salterton] South Devon, United Kingdom: A natural analogue study of the corrosion of copper canisters and radiolysis effects in a repository for spent nuclear fuel. Technical Report, TR-02-09 for SKB, Svensk Karnbranslehantering AB, Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management Co., Stockholm, Sweden.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Milodowski, A.E., Styles, M.T., Horstwood, M.S.A., and Kemp, S.J. (2002) Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of [Littleham Cove, near Budleigh Salterton] South Devon, United Kingdom: A natural analogue study of the corrosion of copper canisters and radiolysis effects in a repository for spent nuclear fuel. Technical Report, TR-02-09 for SKB, Svensk Karnbranslehantering AB, Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management Co., Stockholm, Sweden.
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: By EPMA at UCL 23/10/08
'Clay'
Reference: Carter, G.E.L. (1931) An occurrence of vanadiferous nodules in the Permian beds of south Devon. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 22, n° 134, 609-613.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Coffinite
Formula: (U4+,Th)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British Minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Description: Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the Native Copper, etc from Dr. R. K.Harrison et al.
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Description: Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the Native Copper, etc from Dr. R. K.Harrison et al.
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith
Domeykite
Formula: Cu3As
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Description: Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the Native Copper, etc from Dr. R. K.Harrison et al.
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Minerals of the World MSN community messageboard
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Technical Report TR-02-09 (March 2002) Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of south Devon, United Kingdom - A E Milodowski et al
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Huemulite
Formula: Na4Mg(V10O28) · 24H2O
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection (NHM London XRD ID)
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Langisite
Formula: (Co,Ni)As
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith
Lavendulan
Formula: NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British Minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.; Braithwaite, R.S.W. and Knight, J.R. (1990) Rare minerals, including several new to Britain, in supergene alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co mineralisation near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 54, n° 374, 129-131.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Minerals of the World MSN community message board;
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
'Marl'
Reference: Carter, G.E.L. (1931) An occurrence of vanadiferous nodules in the Permian beds of south Devon. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 22, n° 134, 609-613.
Maucherite
Formula: Ni11As8
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
Metatyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Reference: J. Ralph collection.; Wyley, J.F. (1961) Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 33, xlvi.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177 (referring to Wyley).; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
'Mica Group'
Description: vanadian.
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Modderite
Formula: (Co,Fe)As
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Molybdomenite
Formula: PbSeO3
Reference: Technical Report TR-02-09 (March 2002) Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of south Devon, United Kingdom - A E Milodowski et al
Montroseite
Formula: (V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
'Mudstone'
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Green, D.I., Hubbard, N., and Ince, F. (2008) A review of the occurrences of the copper vanadate minerals volborthite and tangeite in the British Isles. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 54-58.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Description: Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the Native Copper, etc from Dr. R. K.Harrison et al.
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Paramelaconite
Formula: Cu1+2Cu2+2O3
Reference: Technical Report TR-02-09 (March 2002) Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of south Devon, United Kingdom - A E Milodowski et al
Paramontroseite
Formula: V4+O2
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Pararammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Technical Report TR-02-09 (March 2002) Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of south Devon, United Kingdom - A E Milodowski et al
Pascoite
Formula: Ca3(V10O28) · 17H2O
Reference: [R.Tayler, pers.comm.] J. F. Wyley (1961), Mineral. Mag. 33, xlvi; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177 (referring to Wyley);
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Technical Report TR-02-09 (March 2002) Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of south Devon, United Kingdom - A E Milodowski et al
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Technical Report TR-02-09 (March 2002) Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of south Devon, United Kingdom - A E Milodowski et al
Pyrolusite
Formula: MnO2
Description: Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the Native Copper, etc from Dr. R. K.Harrison et al.
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Milodowski, A.E., Styles, M.T., Horstwood, M.S.A. and Kemp, S.J. 2002. Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of [Littleham Cove, near Budleigh Salterton] south Devon, United Kingdom: A natural analogue study of the corrosion of copper canisters and radiolysis effects in a repository for spent nuclear fuel
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Milodowski, A.E., Styles, M.T., Horstwood, M.S.A. and Kemp, S.J. 2002. Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of [Littleham Cove, near Budleigh Salterton] south Devon, United Kingdom: A natural analogue study of the corrosion of copper canisters and radiolysis effects in a repository for spent nuclear fuel
Rammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Embrey, P.G.(1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
Rauvite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Reference: Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Roscoelite
Formula: K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
'Sandstone'
Reference: Carter, G.E.L. (1931) An occurrence of vanadiferous nodules in the Permian beds of south Devon. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 22, n° 134, 609-613.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Pers Comm; from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
'Siltstone'
Reference: Green, D.I., Hubbard, N., and Ince, F. (2008) A review of the occurrences of the copper vanadate minerals volborthite and tangeite in the British Isles. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 54-58.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Description: Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the Native Copper, etc from Dr. R. K.Harrison et al.
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith
Trona
Formula: Na3H(CO3)2 · 2H2O
Description: Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the Native Copper, etc from Dr. R. K.Harrison et al.
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection
Tyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Description: Brian Craik-Smith: "Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000). All have been confirmed by XRD from my own specimens. There are also articles on the native copper, etc. from Dr. R.K. Harrison et al."
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection; Harrison, R.K. (1975) Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 15.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.; Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Brian Craik-Smith collection.; Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.
Vésigniéite
Formula: BaCu3(VO4)2(OH)2
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith
Volborthite
Formula: Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Habit: spherules up to about 0.4 mm across in fractures and cavities in dark coloured vanadium-bearing nodules to ca. 50 mm across.
Colour: yellow-green to yellow-brown
Reference: from XRD and EPMA results - B. Smith.; Green, D.I., Hubbard, N., and Ince, F. (2008) A review of the occurrences of the copper vanadate minerals volborthite and tangeite in the British Isles. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 54-58.

References

Carter, G.E.L. (1931) An occurrence of vanadiferous nodules in the Permian beds of south Devon. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 22, n° 134, 609-613.

Perutz, M. (1939) Radioactive nodules from Devonshire, England. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie, 51: 141-161.

Harrison, R.K. (1975) Concretionary concentrations of the rarer elements in PermoTriassic red beds of south-west England. Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Great Britain, 52, 1-26.

Durrance, E.M. and George, M.C. (1976) Metatyuyamunite from the uraniferous - vanadiferous nodules in the Permian marls and sandstones of Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, 3, 435-440.

Hoffmann, B.A. (1991) Mineralogy and geochemistry of reduction spheroids in red beds. Mineralogy and Petrology, 44,1-2, 107-124.

Kemp, A.J., Ragnarsdottir, K.V., and Lane, S.J. (1993) Permo-Triassic nodules from Budleigh Salterton east Devon. TERRA Abstracts, 5, 652.

Kemp, A.J., Palmer, M.R., and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. (1994) The uranium-thorium and rare earth element geochemistry of reduction nodules from Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Proceedings of the Ussher Society, Volume 8, Part 3, 214-218.

Article in the Russell Society newsletter (2000).

Milodowski, A.E., Styles, M.T., Horstwood, M.S.A., and Kemp, S.J. (2002) Alteration of uraniferous and native copper concretions in the Permian mudrocks of [Littleham Cove, near Budleigh Salterton] South Devon, United Kingdom: A natural analogue study of the corrosion of copper canisters and radiolysis effects in a repository for spent nuclear fuel. Technical Report, TR-02-09 for SKB, Svensk Karnbranslehantering AB, Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management Co., Stockholm, Sweden.

Green, D.I., Hubbard, N., and Ince, F. (2008) A review of the occurrences of the copper vanadate minerals volborthite and tangeite in the British Isles. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 54-58.

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