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Strontianite from
Whitmore Bay, Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK

Locality type:Bay
Classification
Species:Strontianite
Formula:SrCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:SEM-EDS
References
References:Garfield, L. and Wellings, D. (2008) Minerals of the Glamorgan Coast: Barry Island and adjacent areas. DVD, published by authors.;
Garfield, L. and Wellings, D. (2008) Extracts from 'Minerals of the Glamorgan Coast: Barry Island and adjacent areas.' Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 64-70.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Strontianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Whitmore Bay, Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Strontianite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK
0.9km (0.6 miles) Storehouse Point, Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK
8.9km (5.5 miles) Penarth beach, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK
21.5km (13.4 miles) Lilstock Beach, Shurton, Stogursey, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, England, UK
21.9km (13.6 miles) Kilve Beach, Kilve, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, England, UK
28.3km (17.6 miles) Banwell Hill, Banwell, North Somerset, England, UK
41.5km (25.8 miles) Hartcliffe Rocks, Felton, Winford, North Somerset, England, UK
50.5km (31.4 miles) Dulcote Quarry, Wells, Mendip, Somerset, England, UK
60.3km (37.5 miles) Bristol Mining Co., Rangeworthy, South Gloucestershire, England, UK
63.6km (39.5 miles) Chipping Sodbury Quarry (Hampstead Farm Quarry), Sodbury, South Gloucestershire, England, UK
 
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