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Phosgenite from
Old Sandbed Mine (Old Sandbeds Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Comments:Kingsbury reference. Kingsbury (1957): "From the outcrop of the main Driggith-Sandbed vein near Caldbeck, in an old opencast between the two mines: here colourless phosgenite has been found with anglesite in somewhat decomposed, massive granular galena."
References:Kingsbury, A.W.G. (1957) New occurrences of phosgenite. Mineralogical Magazine, 31(237), 500-501.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Phosgenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Old Sandbed Mine (Old Sandbeds Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Phosgenite
194.2km (120.7 miles) A Waterbank Mine, Back of Ecton, Ecton, Staffordshire, England, UK
204.6km (127.1 miles) B Wallclose Mine, Cromford, Derbyshire, England, UK
206.2km (128.1 miles) C Bage Mine, Cromford, Derbyshire, England, UK
232.6km (144.5 miles) D Penrhyn Du Mine, Abersoch, Llanengan, Lleyn Peninsula, Gwynedd, Wales, UK
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