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Strontianite from
Bwlchgwyn Mine (Nanteos Mine), Ystumtuen, Cwmrheidol, Ceredigion, Wales, UK

Locality type:Mine
Comments:Found as sprays of glassy clear to white 1-2mm crystals.
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References:Chris Popham collection
Mineral Data:Click here to view Strontianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bwlchgwyn Mine (Nanteos Mine), Ystumtuen, Cwmrheidol, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Strontianite
0.6km (0.4 miles) Ystumtuen Mine, Ystumtuen, Cwmrheidol, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
71.2km (44.3 miles) Benallt Mine (Tyddyn Meirion mine; Ty Canol mine), Rhiw, Llanfaelrhys, Lleyn Peninsula, Gwynedd, Wales, UK
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