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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Scorodite
Formula:Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Comments:From a quartz vein just downstream of the waterfall at the foot of Brandy Gill as an alteration product of arsenopyrite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Day, F.H. (1928) Some notes on the minerals of the Caldbeck Fells. Transactions of the Carlisle Natural History Society, 4, 66-79.;
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., Hartley, J. (1957) New occurrences of arseniosiderite. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 31, n° 237, 499-500.;
BMS Database.;
Cooper, M.P. and Stanley, C.J. (1990) Minerals of the English Lake District: Caldbeck Fells. Natural History Museum Publications, London, 160 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Scorodite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Brandy Gill Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Scorodite
0.8km (0.5 miles) Carrock Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
1.0km (0.6 miles) Grains Gill, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
2.0km (1.3 miles) Burdell Gill, Coombe Height, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.1km (1.3 miles) Higher Roughton Gill (Balliway Rigg), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.2km (1.4 miles) Old Sandbed Mine (Old Sandbeds Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.5km (1.6 miles) Deer Hills, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.6km (1.6 miles) Dumpy Stone Level, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.7km (1.7 miles) Old Potts Gill Mine, Potts Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.0km (1.8 miles) Deer Hills Baryte Mine, Deer Hills, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.0km (1.9 miles) Calebrack Bell Pit, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
 
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