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Sepiolite from
The Caerverracks, Kennack Cove (Kennack Sands), Kennack, Grade-Ruan, Cornwall, England, UK

Classification
Species:Sepiolite
Formula:Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Comments:Several masses of compact, white to off-white material have been observed at this location.

The masses are relatively resilient and erode to rounded forms.

Further investigation is indicated.
Habit:Massive
Colour:White, off-white to yellowish.
Confirmation
Validity:Unconfirmed/Questioned
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sepiolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view The Caerverracks, Kennack Cove (Kennack Sands), Kennack, Grade-Ruan, Cornwall, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Sepiolite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Thorny Cliff, Kennack Cove (Kennack Sands), Kennack, Grade-Ruan, Cornwall, England, UK
1.0km (0.6 miles) Eastern Cliff, Kennack Cove (Kennack Sands), Kennack, Grade-Ruan, Cornwall, England, UK
 
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