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Cordierite from
Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Stanley, C.J. (1979) Mineralogical studies of copper, lead, zinc, and cobalt mineralization in the English Lake District. Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, University of Aston, Birmingham.;
Roberts, D.E. (1983) Metasomatism and the formation of greisen in Grainsgill, Cumbria, England. Geological Journal, 18, 43-52.;
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 Stanley, 1979 and Roberts, 1983).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
6.9km (4.3 miles) A Threlkeld Mine, Threlkeld, Threlkeld, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
8.7km (5.4 miles) B Threlkeld Quarry, St. John's Castlerigg and Wythburn, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
12.2km (7.6 miles) C Thornthwaite Mine, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
16.7km (10.4 miles) D Force Crag Mine (Force Craig Mine), Coledale, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
32.8km (20.4 miles) E Shap Blue Quarry, Shap Rural, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
196.9km (122.4 miles) F Craig More, Comrie, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, UK
197.2km (122.5 miles) G Comrie contact aureole, Comrie, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, UK
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