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Siderite from
Brandy Gill Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Siderite
Formula:FeCO3
Comments:Cooper & Stanley (1990: "From an unspecified site ('the only locality in the Lake District') with galena and cerussite (Wright, in Jenkinson, 1875: lxxxi)."
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Jenkinson, H.I. (1875) Practical guide to the English Lake District, 4th ed. Carlisle [a chapter on 'Mineralogy' (pp. lxxi-xcii) was contributed by Bryce M. Wright Jr and was reprinted in all subsequent editions].;
Cooper, M.P. and Stanley, C.J. (1990) Minerals of the English Lake district: Caldbeck Fells. Natural History Museum Publications, London, 160 pp. (referring to Wright in Jenkinson, 1875).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Siderite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Brandy Gill Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Siderite
3.0km (1.9 miles) Calebrack Bell Pit, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
15.0km (9.3 miles) Barrow Mine, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
17.2km (10.7 miles) Force Crag Mine (Force Craig Mine), Coledale, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
22.0km (13.7 miles) Oughterside open cast coal site, Oughterside and Allerby, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
31.3km (19.5 miles) Salterhall Mine, Lamplugh, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
31.5km (19.6 miles) Windergill Mine, Lamplugh, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
34.5km (21.5 miles) Seathwaite Mine, Dunnerdale-with-Seathwaite, South Lakeland, Cumbria, England, UK
35.8km (22.3 miles) Crowgarth Mine, Cleator Moor, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
37.1km (23.0 miles) Dalzell's Moor Row Mine, Egremont, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
38.2km (23.7 miles) Wyndham Mines, Bigrigg, Egremont, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
 
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