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Sphalerite from
Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK

Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References: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.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
9.8km (6.1 miles) Needle's Eye Mine, Needle's Eye, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
35.1km (21.8 miles) Oughterside open cast coal site, Oughterside and Allerby, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
38.4km (23.9 miles) Blackcraig Mine (East Blackcraig Mine; West Blackcraig Mine), Blackcraig, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
44.0km (27.3 miles) Garryhorn Mine, Carsphairn, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
48.6km (30.2 miles) Robin Hood Mine, Bassenthwaite, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
51.2km (31.8 miles) Longlands Fell Mine, Ireby and Uldale, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
51.4km (32.0 miles) Waygate Shaft (Straitstep Vein), Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
51.7km (32.1 miles) Wyndham Mines, Bigrigg, Egremont, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
51.9km (32.3 miles) New Glencrieff Mine (Wanlockhead Mine; East and West branch of New Glencrieff Vein), Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
52.3km (32.5 miles) Straitstep Vein (Margaret's Vein), Wanlock Dod-Whytes Cleuch, Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
 
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