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Cerussite from
Bollihope Smelt Mill (Bishopley) slag locality, Bollihope District, County Durham, England, UK

Locality type:Slag Locality
Origin locality:Dirt Pot Lead Smelt Mill slag locality, Allendale, Northumberland, England, UK
Classification
Species:Cerussite
Formula:PbCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Raman Spectroscopy
References
References:Norman Wilson Personal Collection
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cerussite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bollihope Smelt Mill (Bishopley) slag locality, Bollihope District, County Durham, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Cerussite
1.3km (0.8 miles) Whitfield Brow Mines, Bollihope District, County Durham, England, UK
2.2km (1.4 miles) Yew Tree Mine, Bollihope District, County Durham, England, UK
2.9km (1.8 miles) Rogerley Mine, Rogerley Quarry, Frosterley, Stanhope, County Durham, England, UK
3.0km (1.8 miles) South Grain Beck Mines, Eggleston, County Durham, England, UK
3.2km (2.0 miles) Diana Maria Mine (Sutcliffe Vein), Rogerley Quarry, Frosterley, Stanhope, County Durham, England, UK
3.9km (2.4 miles) Bollihope lead smelter (Bollihope Common) slag locality, County Durham, England, UK
5.0km (3.1 miles) California Mine, Eggleshope, County Durham, England, UK
6.6km (4.1 miles) Stanhopeburn Mine, Stanhope, County Durham, England, UK
9.5km (5.9 miles) Westernhope Old Mine, Stanhope, County Durham, England, UK
10.0km (6.2 miles) Park Burn Opencut, Westgate, Stanhope, County Durham, England, UK
 
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