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Strontianite from
Whitesmith Mine, Strontian, Highland, Scotland, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Strontianite
Formula:SrCO3
Habit:acicular
Colour:brown
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:UK Journal of Mines & Minerals, vol. 29, 15.;
Green, D.I., Tindle, A.G., Hubbard, N., McCallum, D., and Jackson, B. (2008) Heulandite-Sr and heulandite-Ba, two zeolite group minerals new to Britain from Whitesmith Mine, Strontian, Highland Region, Scotland. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 80-86.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Baryte3 photos of Strontianite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Galena2 photos of Strontianite associated with Galena at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Strontianite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Brewsterite-Sr1 photo of Strontianite associated with Brewsterite-Sr at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Strontianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Whitesmith Mine, Strontian, Highland, Scotland, UK
Photo GalleryView Gallery (8 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Strontianite
1.6km (1.0 miles) Bellsgrove Mine (Bellsgrove Opencut), Strontian, Highland, Scotland, UK
4.3km (2.6 miles) Strontian, Highland, Scotland, UK
 
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