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

Locality type:Pit
Classification
Species:Goethite
Formula:α-Fe3+O(OH)
Comments:After marcasite
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:BMS Database; Ford, T.D., Sarjeant, W.A.S., and Smith, M.E. (1993): UK Journal of Mines and Minerals 13, 16-55
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Goethite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Portaway Pit (Portway Pit; Gravel pit; Old Wham vein), Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Goethite
1.8km (1.1 miles) A Laporte Minerals openpit, Dirtlow Rake, Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
1.8km (1.1 miles) B Slate Scrin Mine, Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
1.8km (1.1 miles) C Cowlow Nick, Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
1.9km (1.2 miles) D Shackhole Scrin, Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
2.4km (1.5 miles) E Odin Mine, Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
2.4km (1.5 miles) F Wall Shaft Mine, Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
2.5km (1.6 miles) G Peakshole Sough, Castleton, Derbyshire, England, UK
4.4km (2.7 miles) H Revell's Pipe, Hazlebadge, Derbyshire, England, UK
10.0km (6.2 miles) I Calton Hill Quarry, Blackwell-in-the-Peak, Derbyshire, England, UK
10.9km (6.8 miles) J Moor Jarnett Lane, Taddington, Derbyshire, England, UK
16.6km (10.3 miles) K Mandale Rake, Over Haddon, Derbyshire, England, UK
18.2km (11.3 miles) L Arbor Low (Middleton Common), Middleton-and-Smerrill, Derbyshire, England, UK
23.1km (14.3 miles) M Dutchman Mine (Dutchman Level), Ecton, Staffordshire, England, UK
23.2km (14.4 miles) N Clayton Mine, Ecton, Staffordshire, England, UK
23.4km (14.5 miles) O Millclose Mine, South Darley, Derbyshire, England, UK
26.0km (16.2 miles) P Oxclose mine, Snitterton, South Darley, Derbyshire, England, UK
27.5km (17.1 miles) Q Masson Hill and mines, Matlock, Derbyshire, England, UK
27.9km (17.4 miles) R Rutland Cave Mine (Rutland Mine; Nestus Mine), Heights of Abraham, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, England, UK
28.3km (17.6 miles) S Spencers Sand Pit, Brassington, Derbyshire, England, UK
28.8km (17.9 miles) T Kirkham's Sand Pit, Brassington, Derbyshire, England, UK
28.9km (17.9 miles) U Wapping Mine, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, England, UK
29.3km (18.2 miles) V Fall Hill Quarry, Milltown, Ashover, Derbyshire, England, UK
34.4km (21.4 miles) W Wardlow Quarry, Cauldon Low, Staffordshire, England, UK
66.1km (41.1 miles) X Cloud Hill Quarry, Breedon on the Hill, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, England, UK
77.6km (48.2 miles) Y New Cliffe Hill Quarry, Cliffe Hill Quarry, Stanton under Bardon, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, England, UK
93.1km (57.9 miles) Z Croft Quarry, Croft, Blaby, Leicestershire, England, UK
106.3km (66.0 miles) 0 Dyserth Quarry, Dyserth, Denbighshire, Wales, UK
106.3km (66.1 miles) 1 Oughtershaw Side Mine, Buckden, Craven, North Yorkshire, England, UK
111.0km (69.0 miles) 2 New Venture Mine (Stiperstones Mine), Stiperstones, Hope-Shelve District, Shropshire, England, UK
112.8km (70.1 miles) 3 Virgin Moss Mine, Redmire, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, England, UK
113.0km (70.2 miles) 4 High Moss Mine, Redmire, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, England, UK
114.4km (71.1 miles) 5 Ladywell Mine, Shelve, Hope-Shelve District, Shropshire, England, UK
114.6km (71.2 miles) 6 Beezy String, Askrigg, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, England, UK
115.1km (71.5 miles) 7 Devis Hole Mine, Grinton, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, England, UK
116.3km (72.2 miles) 8 Guy Mine, Reeth, Fremington and Healaugh, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, England, UK
116.7km (72.5 miles) 9 Harker Mine and Hushes, Reeth, Fremington and Healaugh, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, England, UK
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