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Saponite from
Carnmoney, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK

Formula:Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Fleischmann, F. N. A. (1910) On the Occurrence of Gyrolite in County Antrim. Mineralogical Magazine, 15, 288-293.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Saponite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Carnmoney, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Saponite
6.1km (3.8 miles) Bruslee quarry, Ballyclare, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
9.5km (5.9 miles) Craighill Quarry, Ballyclare, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
24.4km (15.2 miles) Langford Lodge borehole, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
54.1km (33.6 miles) Lindsay's Leap, Newcastle, Mourne Mountains, County Down, Northern Ireland, UK
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