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Galena from
Old Sandbed Mine (Old Sandbeds Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Galena
Formula:PbS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Wilson, G.V., Eastwood, T., Pocock, R.W., Wray, D.A., and Robertson, T. (1922) Barytes and witherite. Special Report of the Mineral Resources of Great Britain no. 2, Memoirs of the Geological Survey of Great Britain.;
Davidson, W.F. and Thomson, N. (1951) Some notes on the minerals of Westmorland and Cumberland. North West Naturalist, 23 (for 1948), 136-154.;
Kingsbury, A.W.G. and Hartley, J. (1957) New occurrences of arseniosiderite. Mineralogical Magazine, 31(237), 499-500.;
Kingsbury, A.W.G. (1957) New occurrences of phosgenite. Mineralogical Magazine, 31(237), 500-501.;
Hartley, J. (1984) A list of minerals associated with the ore deposits of the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria. Transactions of the Leeds Geological Association, 10(3), 22-39.;
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 Wilson et al., 1922, Davidson & Thomson, 1951, and Hartley, 1984).;
Green, D.I., Rumsey, M.S., Bridges, T.F., Tindle, A.G., and Ixer, R.A. (2006) A review of the mineralisation at the Driggith and Sandbed mines, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria. Journal of the Russell Society, 9, 4-38.;
BMS Database.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sphalerite1 photo of Galena associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Galena associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Galena data
Locality Data:Click here to view Old Sandbed Mine (Old Sandbeds Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Galena
0.6km (0.4 miles) A Dumpy Stone Level, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
0.6km (0.4 miles) B Driggith Mine (Driggeth Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
1.1km (0.7 miles) C Old Potts Gill Mine, Potts Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
1.5km (0.9 miles) D Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
1.6km (1.0 miles) E Short Grain, Deer Hills, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
1.6km (1.0 miles) F Potts Gill Copper Mine, Potts Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
1.7km (1.1 miles) G Deer Hills Baryte Mine, Deer Hills, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.1km (1.3 miles) H Hay Gill Copper Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.2km (1.4 miles) I Brandy Gill Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
2.3km (1.5 miles) J Ingray Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.7km (1.7 miles) K Carrock Fell, Cumbria, England, UK
2.8km (1.7 miles) L Mexico Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.9km (1.8 miles) M Carrock End Mine (Queen Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.9km (1.8 miles) N Arm O'Grain, Coombe Height, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
3.0km (1.8 miles) O Emerson Vein, Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
3.0km (1.8 miles) P Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) Q Roughton Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) R Harding vein, Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) S Poddy Gill, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) T Brae Fell Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.2km (2.0 miles) U Dry Smale Gill, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.3km (2.0 miles) V Swinburn Gill, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.5km (2.2 miles) W Higher Roughton Gill (Balliway Rigg), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.5km (2.2 miles) X Thief Gills, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.5km (2.2 miles) Y Silver Gill, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.6km (2.2 miles) Z Red Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
5.7km (3.6 miles) 0 Longlands Fell Mine, Ireby and Uldale, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
6.5km (4.1 miles) 1 Bannerdale Graphite Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
7.3km (4.5 miles) 2 Saddleback Old Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
9.3km (5.8 miles) 3 Brundholme Mine (Glenderaterra Mine; Blencathra Mine), Glenderaterra Valley, Threlkeld, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
9.8km (6.1 miles) 4 Threlkeld Mine, Threlkeld, Threlkeld, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
9.8km (6.1 miles) 5 Gate Gill Mine, Threlkeld, Threlkeld, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
9.8km (6.1 miles) 6 Woodend Mine, Threlkeld, Threlkeld, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
11.3km (7.0 miles) 7 Sandbeds Gill Mine, Bassenthwaite, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
11.7km (7.3 miles) 8 Carlside, Skiddaw, Keswick, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
14.5km (9.0 miles) 9 Thornthwaite Mine, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
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