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Malachite from
Bollihope Smelt Mill (Bishopley) slag locality, Bollihope District, Co. Durham, England, UK

Locality type:Slag Locality
Origin locality:Dirt Pot Lead Smelt Mill slag locality, Allendale, Northumberland, England, UK
Classification
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Raman Spectroscopy
References
References:Norman Wilson Personal Collection
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bollihope Smelt Mill (Bishopley) slag locality, Bollihope District, Co. Durham, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Malachite
2.2km (1.4 miles) Yew Tree Mine, Bollihope District, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.2km (2.0 miles) Diana Maria Mine (Sutcliffe Vein), Rogerley Quarry, Frosterley, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
5.0km (3.1 miles) California Mine, Eggleshope, Co. Durham, England, UK
5.9km (3.7 miles) West Pasture Mine, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
9.5km (5.9 miles) Westernhope Old Mine, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
10.0km (6.2 miles) Park Burn Opencut, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
20.8km (12.9 miles) Closehouse Mine, Lunedale, Co. Durham, England, UK
22.4km (13.9 miles) Lunehead Mine, Lunedale, Co. Durham, England, UK
23.9km (14.9 miles) Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
24.6km (15.3 miles) Windy Brow Vein, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
 
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