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Cordierite from
Comrie contact aureole, Comrie, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, UK

Locality type:Skarn
Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Helmers, H & J. Lustenhouwer, W. (1988). Grandidierite from the Comrie aureole. Scottish Journal of Geology - SCOT J GEOL. 24. 245-248. 10.1144/sjg24030245.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Comrie contact aureole, Comrie, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
1.9km (1.2 miles) A Craig More, Comrie, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, UK
73.7km (45.8 miles) B Sithean Sluaigh, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, UK
78.7km (48.9 miles) C Allt Guibhsachain, Ballachulish, Highland, Scotland, UK
197.2km (122.5 miles) D Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
201.6km (125.3 miles) E Thornthwaite Mine, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
203.8km (126.7 miles) F Threlkeld Mine, Threlkeld, Threlkeld, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
205.2km (127.5 miles) G Force Crag Mine (Force Craig Mine), Coledale, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
205.6km (127.8 miles) H Threlkeld Quarry, St. John's Castlerigg and Wythburn, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
226.0km (140.4 miles) I Shap Blue Quarry, Shap Rural, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
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