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Wroewolfeite from
Eaglebrook Mine (Nant-Y-Cagel Mine; Nantycagl Mine; Nantygagal Mine; Dolrhyddlan Mine), Nant-y-Moch Reservoir area, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Wroewolfeite
Formula:Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Comments:Blue green platy and prismatic xls to 1.5mm (nice micros), associated with many of the supergene species.
Habit:Tabular, bladed.
Colour:Light-deep blue green
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
Analysis Reference:NHM London
References
References:BMS Database; Peter G. Embrey (1978) Fourth Supplementary List of British Minerals. Mineralogical Magazine 42:169-177
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Serpierite1 photo of Wroewolfeite associated with Serpierite at this locality.
Lautenthalite1 photo of Wroewolfeite associated with Lautenthalite at this locality.
Langite1 photo of Wroewolfeite associated with Langite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wroewolfeite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Eaglebrook Mine (Nant-Y-Cagel Mine; Nantycagl Mine; Nantygagal Mine; Dolrhyddlan Mine), Nant-y-Moch Reservoir area, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
Photo GalleryView Gallery (4 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Wroewolfeite
2.1km (1.3 miles) Esgair Hir & Esgair Fraith mines (Cambrian Mine; Cardigan Consolidated Mine; Welsh Potosi Mine; Kylon Potosi Mine), Nant-y-Moch Reservoir area, Talybont, Ceulanymaesmawr, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
6.9km (4.3 miles) Llechwedd Helyg Mine (Willow Bank Mine), Pen-bont Rhydybeddau, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
7.3km (4.6 miles) Gwaith Yr Afon mine (West Cwmsymlog Mine; Cwm Daren Mine; River Mine; Taliesan Mine), Goginan, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
8.5km (5.3 miles) Daren Mine (Old Daren Mine; Darren Consolidated Mine; Daren United Mine; Great Darren Mine; Darren Mine), Pen-bont Rhydybeddau, Trefeirig, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
10.5km (6.5 miles) Penrhiw Mine (Penyberth Mine), Ystumtuen, Cwmrheidol, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
14.7km (9.1 miles) Dylife Mine (Pen Dylife Mine; Esgairgaled Mine; Llechwedd Ddu Mine; Blaen Twymyn Mine), Dylife, Machynlleth, Powys, Wales, UK
14.9km (9.2 miles) Frongoch Mine (Bron-y-Goch Mine; Llawynwnwch Mine), Pontrhydygroes, Upper Llanfihangell-y-Creuddyn, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
19.5km (12.1 miles) Hendre Felen Mine, Ysbyty Ystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
20.0km (12.4 miles) Llwynmalus Mine (West Lisburn Mine), Ysbyty Ystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
31.2km (19.4 miles) Trial level, Vigra Mine, Bontddu, Dolgellau Gold Belt, Gwynedd, Wales, UK
 
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