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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Habit:drusy; hollow epimorphs after small sixling twins of cerussite (Cooper & Stanley, 1990)
Colour:more or less iron-stained
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Sowerby, J. (1804-1817) British Mineralogy, or Coloured Figures Intended to Elucidate the Mineralogy of Great Britain. 5 volumes, London. Volume 5 (1817), 279.;
Russell, A. (1936) Notes on the occurrence of wulfenite at Brandy Gill, Cumberland, and of leadhillite at Drumruck Mine, Kirkcudbrightshire. Mineralogical Magazine, 24(153), 321-323.;
Claringbull, G.F. (1951) New occurrences of duftite. Mineralogical Magazine, 29, 609-614.;
Kingsbury, A.W.G. and Hartley, J. (1956) New occurrences of vanadium minerals (mottramite, descloizite, and vanadinite) in the Caldbeck area of Cumberland. Mineralogical Magazine, 31(235), 289-295.;
Kingsbury, A.W.G. and Hartley, J. (1957) Beaverite from the Lake District. Mineralogical Magazine, 31(239), 700-702.;
Kingsbury, A.W.G. and Hartley, J. (1958) Jarosite and natrojarosite from the Lake District. Mineralogical Magazine, 31(240), 813-815.;
Cooper, M.P. and Stanley, C.J. (1990) Minerals of the English Lake District: Caldbeck Fells. Natural History Museum Publications, London, 160 pp.;
Cooper, M.P. and Stanley, C.J. (1991) Famous mineral localities: Pyromorphite group minerals from the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England. Mineralogical Record, 22(2), 105-121.;
BMS Database.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Bayldonite4 photos of Quartz associated with Bayldonite at this locality.
Galena3 photos of Quartz associated with Galena at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Brandy Gill Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
0.8km (0.5 miles) Arm O'Grain, Coombe Height, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
0.8km (0.5 miles) Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
0.8km (0.5 miles) Smith Vein, Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
0.8km (0.5 miles) Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
1.2km (0.7 miles) Poddy Gill, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
1.6km (1.0 miles) Caldew Valley, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
1.6km (1.0 miles) Driggith Mine (Driggeth Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
1.7km (1.0 miles) Barstow's Trench, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
1.8km (1.1 miles) Iron Crag, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
1.8km (1.1 miles) Mexico Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
 
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