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Fluorite from
Rogerley Mine, Rogerley Quarry, Frosterley, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Comments:The Fluorite is currently (2003) being mined commercially by UK Mining Ventures.
Habit:Cubic, often with interpenetrant twins
Colour:Green, Purple
Luminescent properties:Strong purple fluorescence, even in daylight
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Fisher, J.E., and L. Greenbank, 2000, The Rogerley Mine, Weardale, County Durham, England. Rocks and Minerals, 75(1), 54-61.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Galena142 photos of Fluorite associated with Galena at this locality.
Quartz80 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Aragonite5 photos of Fluorite associated with Aragonite at this locality.
Hydrocerussite4 photos of Fluorite associated with Hydrocerussite at this locality.
Dolomite2 photos of Fluorite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Goethite2 photos of Fluorite associated with Goethite at this locality.
Calcite2 photos of Fluorite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rogerley Mine, Rogerley Quarry, Frosterley, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
0.3km (0.2 miles) A Diana Maria Mine (Sutcliffe Vein), Rogerley Quarry, Frosterley, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
1.4km (0.8 miles) B Hollywell Mine, Frosterley, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
2.2km (1.4 miles) C Quarry Hill Veins, Newlandside Quarry, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
2.3km (1.5 miles) D Crawley spar mine, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
2.7km (1.7 miles) E Newlandside Quarry, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) F Lanehead Quarry, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.3km (2.0 miles) G West Pasture Mine, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.3km (2.0 miles) H Yew Tree Mine, Bollihope District, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.6km (2.3 miles) I Harnisha Burn Mine, Bollihope District, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.8km (2.4 miles) J Bollihope District, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.8km (2.4 miles) K Stanhopeburn Mine, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.8km (2.4 miles) L Whitfield Brow Mines, Bollihope District, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.4km (2.7 miles) M Cornish Hush Mine, Bollihope District, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.4km (2.7 miles) N Bollihope lead smelter (Bollihope Common) slag locality, Co. Durham, England, UK
5.9km (3.6 miles) O South Grain Beck Mines, Eggleston, Co. Durham, England, UK
6.1km (3.8 miles) P Blue Circle Cement Quarry, Eastgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
6.4km (4.0 miles) Q Billing Hills Mine, Eastgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.3km (4.6 miles) R Sharnberry Mine (Skarnberry Mine), Eggleston, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.5km (4.6 miles) S California Mine, Eggleshope, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.5km (4.7 miles) T Cambokeels Mine (Cammock Isle Mine; Cumnock Isle Mine; Cammock Eals Mine), Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.9km (4.9 miles) U Stotfield Burn Mine, Rookhope, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
8.4km (5.2 miles) V Heights Quarry, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
8.7km (5.4 miles) W Wiregill Mine, Eggleshope, Co. Durham, England, UK
8.7km (5.4 miles) X Westernhope New Mine, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
8.8km (5.4 miles) Y Manorgill Mine, Eggleshope, Co. Durham, England, UK
8.9km (5.5 miles) Z Park Burn Opencut, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
9.0km (5.6 miles) 0 Heights Mine, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
9.2km (5.7 miles) 1 Boltsburn Mine, Rookhope, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
9.5km (5.9 miles) 2 Redburn Mine, Rookhope, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
9.5km (5.9 miles) 3 Rigg Mine, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
9.7km (6.0 miles) 4 Westernhope Old Mine, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
9.8km (6.1 miles) 5 West Rigg Quarry, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
9.9km (6.2 miles) 6 Sikehead Mine, Hunstanworth, Co. Durham, England, UK
10.2km (6.4 miles) 7 Lower Slitt Hushes, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
10.4km (6.5 miles) 8 Slitt Mine, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
10.5km (6.5 miles) 9 Middlehope Shield Mine, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
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