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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Rosasite
Formula:(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Comments:Kingsbury reference. Kingsbury & Hartley (1957): "[In the] Upper level."
Confirmation
Validity:Unconfirmed/Questioned
References
References:Kingsbury, A.W.G., Hartley, J. (1957) New occurrences of rosasite in Britain. Mineralogical Magazine, 31(237), 501-502.;
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 Kingsbury & Hartley, 1957 and Hartley, 1984).;
BMS Database.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rosasite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Old Sandbed Mine (Old Sandbeds Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Rosasite
3.1km (1.9 miles) A Roughton Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.5km (2.2 miles) B Higher Roughton Gill (Balliway Rigg), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
21.9km (13.6 miles) C Eagle Crag Mine, Patterdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
24.8km (15.4 miles) D Myers Head Mine, Hartsop, Patterdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
45.2km (28.1 miles) E Hilton Mine, Scordale, Murton, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
53.5km (33.2 miles) F Closehouse Mine, Lunedale, Co. Durham, England, UK
65.8km (40.9 miles) G West Pasture Mine, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
70.1km (43.6 miles) H Bunton Level (Bunting Level), Friarfold Mine, Gunnerside Gill (Gunnerside Ghyll), Melbecks, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, England, UK
74.8km (46.5 miles) I Friar Intake Level, Low Row, Melbecks, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, England, UK
97.4km (60.5 miles) J Turf Pits Mine, Grassington Moor, Grassington, Craven, North Yorkshire, England, UK
106.8km (66.4 miles) K Coldstones Quarry, Greenhow, High and Low Bishopside, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England, UK
193.6km (120.3 miles) L Clayton Mine, Ecton, Staffordshire, England, UK
194.2km (120.7 miles) M Waterbank Mine, Back of Ecton, Ecton, Staffordshire, England, UK
200.7km (124.7 miles) N Black Ox Mine, Matlock, Derbyshire, England, UK
201.5km (125.2 miles) O Masson Cave, Heights of Abraham, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, England, UK
201.6km (125.3 miles) P Rutland Cave Mine (Rutland Mine; Nestus Mine), Heights of Abraham, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, England, UK
211.3km (131.3 miles) Q Craig Rhiwarth Mine (Ochrycraig; North Llangynog), Llangynog, Powys, Wales, UK
212.0km (131.7 miles) R Llangynog Mine, Llangynog, Powys, Wales, UK
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