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Quartz from
Portaway Pit (Portway Pit; Gravel pit; Old Wham vein), Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK

Locality type:Pit
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:BMS Database
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Portaway Pit (Portway Pit; Gravel pit; Old Wham vein), Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
1.7km (1.1 miles) A Bradwell Moor, Bradwell, Derbyshire, England, UK
1.8km (1.1 miles) B Cowlow Nick, Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
2.1km (1.3 miles) C Treak Cliff Cavern (Treak Cliff Mine), Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
2.5km (1.5 miles) D Cavedale, Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
2.6km (1.6 miles) E Royse Grove, Nether Dirtlow Mines, Dirtlow Rake, Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
3.4km (2.1 miles) F Smalldale Quarry, Bradwell, Derbyshire, England, UK
3.6km (2.2 miles) G Nether Fear Mine (Never Fear Mine), Bradwell, Derbyshire, England, UK
4.1km (2.6 miles) H Jeffrey Lane open cut, Bradwell, Derbyshire, England, UK
5.8km (3.6 miles) I Milldam Mine, Great Hucklow, Derbyshire, England, UK
5.9km (3.7 miles) J Hucklow Edge, Great Hucklow, Derbyshire, England, UK
7.5km (4.6 miles) K Waterswallows quarry, Green Fairfield, Derbyshire, England, UK
7.7km (4.8 miles) L Knotlow mine, Monyash, Derbyshire, England, UK
7.8km (4.9 miles) M Great Rocks Dale, Wormhill, Derbyshire, England, UK
7.9km (4.9 miles) N Millers Dale, Tideswell, Derbyshire, England, UK
7.9km (4.9 miles) O Tideswell Dale Quarry, Litton, Derbyshire, England, UK
9.2km (5.7 miles) P Priestcliffe, Taddington, Derbyshire, England, UK
10.0km (6.2 miles) Q Calton Hill Quarry, Blackwell-in-the-Peak, Derbyshire, England, UK
12.2km (7.6 miles) R Deep Rake, Great Longstone, Derbyshire, England, UK
12.5km (7.8 miles) S Countess Cliff (Diamond Hill; Harpur Hill), Buxton, Derbyshire, England, UK
13.4km (8.3 miles) T Ashford Black Marble mines, Ashford-in-the-Water, Derbyshire, England, UK
13.5km (8.4 miles) U Dirtlow Rake, Ashford-in-the-Water, Derbyshire, England, UK
13.7km (8.5 miles) V Magpie Mine, Ashford-in-the-Water, Derbyshire, England, UK
14.5km (9.0 miles) W Holme Bank Mine (Castle Hill Mine), Bakewell, Derbyshire, England, UK
18.1km (11.3 miles) X Raper Mine, Nether Haddon, Derbyshire, England, UK
19.6km (12.2 miles) Y Mawstone mine, Youlgreave (Youlgrave), Derbyshire, England, UK
20.3km (12.6 miles) Z Kenslow Silica sand pit, Middleton-and-Smerrill, Derbyshire, England, UK
22.8km (14.2 miles) 0 Dale Mine, Warslow, Warslow and Elkstones, Staffordshire, England, UK
24.9km (15.4 miles) 1 Bonsall Moor Quarry (Moor Farm Quarry; "Slayley Quarry"), Bonsall Moor, Bonsall, Derbyshire, England, UK
27.1km (16.8 miles) 2 Masson Hill Quarry, Matlock, Derbyshire, England, UK
27.4km (17.0 miles) 3 Ible Quarry, Ible, Derbyshire, England, UK
27.5km (17.1 miles) 4 Masson Hill and mines, Matlock, Derbyshire, England, UK
27.9km (17.3 miles) 5 High Tor, Matlock, Derbyshire, England, UK
28.9km (17.9 miles) 6 Wapping Mine, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, England, UK
28.9km (18.0 miles) 7 Gregory Mine, Overton Hall, Ashover, Derbyshire, England, UK
29.3km (18.2 miles) 8 Fall Hill Quarry, Milltown, Ashover, Derbyshire, England, UK
29.3km (18.2 miles) 9 Milltown Quarry, Milltown, Ashover, Derbyshire, England, UK
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