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Sphalerite from
Nentsberry Haggs Mine, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Comments:One of the minerals mined, some particularly good specimens have been collected from the Admiralty Concession on Second Sun Vein.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:No reference listed
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Galena12 photos of Sphalerite associated with Galena at this locality.
Baryte3 photos of Sphalerite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Quartz2 photos of Sphalerite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Alstonite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Alstonite at this locality.
Witherite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Witherite at this locality.
Barytocalcite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Barytocalcite at this locality.
Ankerite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Ankerite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Nentsberry Haggs Mine, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
1.1km (0.7 miles) A Brownley Hill Mine (Bloomsberry Horse Level), Nenthead, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
1.2km (0.7 miles) B Gudhamgill Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
2.0km (1.2 miles) C Wellhope Shaft dumps, West Allen, Northumberland, England, UK
2.1km (1.3 miles) D Capelcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
2.2km (1.4 miles) E Rampgill Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
2.3km (1.5 miles) F Wellhopehead Mine, West Allen, Northumberland, England, UK
2.6km (1.6 miles) G Carrs Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
3.0km (1.8 miles) H Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
3.3km (2.1 miles) I Blagill Mine, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
3.5km (2.1 miles) J Middlecleugh Upper Level, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
3.5km (2.2 miles) K Coalcleugh Mine, Coalcleugh, West Allen, Northumberland, England, UK
4.1km (2.6 miles) L Heartycleugh Mine, Carrshield, West Allen, Northumberland, England, UK
4.1km (2.6 miles) M Barneycraig Mine, Coalcleugh, West Allen, Northumberland, England, UK
4.1km (2.6 miles) N Scraithole Mine, Carrshield, West Allen, Northumberland, England, UK
4.2km (2.6 miles) O Tynebottom Mine, Garrigill, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
6.1km (3.8 miles) P Swinhope Moor, Allendale, Northumberland, England, UK
6.1km (3.8 miles) Q Ayle Burn Vein, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
6.3km (3.9 miles) R Park Level, Killhope Burn, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.0km (4.3 miles) S Rotherhope Fell Mine (Rodderup Fell Mine), Black Burn Area, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
7.2km (4.5 miles) T Tynehead Mine, Garrigill, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
7.5km (4.6 miles) U Wellheads Hush, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
9.1km (5.7 miles) V Calvert Mine, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
9.3km (5.8 miles) W St Peter's Mine, Sparty Lea, Allendale, Northumberland, England, UK
9.4km (5.8 miles) X Allenheads Mine (Beaumont Mine), Allendale, Northumberland, England, UK
9.9km (6.1 miles) Y Burtree Slits, Cowshill, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
10.1km (6.3 miles) Z Burtree Pasture Mine (Breckonsyke Mine; Broadmea Mine), Cowshill, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
10.2km (6.3 miles) 0 Cashwell Mine, Eastern Cross Fell, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
11.1km (6.9 miles) 1 Teeside Mine, Milburn, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
11.2km (7.0 miles) 2 Smittergill Head Mine, Ousby, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
11.2km (7.0 miles) 3 Metalband Mine, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
11.2km (7.0 miles) 4 Ladys Rake Mine, Harwood, Forest and Frith, Co. Durham, England, UK
11.8km (7.3 miles) 5 Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
11.9km (7.4 miles) 6 Willyhole Mine, Harwood, Forest and Frith, Co. Durham, England, UK
12.0km (7.5 miles) 7 Nether Hearth Mine, Dufton, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
12.2km (7.6 miles) 8 Greenhurth Mine, Forest and Frith, Co. Durham, England, UK
12.4km (7.7 miles) 9 Frazer's Hush Mine, Rookhope, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
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