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Sphalerite from
Mogul Mine (Garryard Mine; International Mogul Mines), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Comments:Very fine crystallised honey blende sphalerite in a wide variety of shades from almost yellow through to deep treacle brown.
Colour:Varied, yellow, red, brown
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Moreton, S. (1999) Mineralogical Record, 30, 99-106.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Galena38 photos of Sphalerite associated with Galena at this locality.
Dolomite25 photos of Sphalerite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Pyrite22 photos of Sphalerite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Baryte9 photos of Sphalerite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Quartz5 photos of Sphalerite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Bournonite3 photos of Sphalerite associated with Bournonite at this locality.
Chlorite Group1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Chlorite Group at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Siderite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Siderite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mogul Mine (Garryard Mine; International Mogul Mines), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
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Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
0.6km (0.4 miles) Gurtnadyne Mine (Gorteenahida), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
1.0km (0.6 miles) Ballynoe mine (Magcobar mine), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
1.3km (0.8 miles) Shallee Mine, Shallee Mountain, Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
1.9km (1.2 miles) Knockanroe mine, Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
2.3km (1.5 miles) Ballygown South Mine, Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
30.8km (19.1 miles) Gortdrum Mine, Monard, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
36.2km (22.5 miles) Milltown Mine, Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Munster, Ireland
39.3km (24.4 miles) Crow Hill Mine, Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Munster, Ireland
40.4km (25.1 miles) Lisheen mine, Moyne, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
40.4km (25.1 miles) Ballyhickey Mine, Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Munster, Ireland
 
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