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Bournonite from
Mogul Mine (Garryard Mine; International Mogul Mines), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland

Locality type:Mine
Comments:Very infrequently found but some samples showed large (up to 2cm) well formed euhedral crystals. More often the crystal faces have been partially dissolved leaving them dull and pitted.
Habit:Tabular or Prismatic
Colour:Dull black (suffering from slight dissolution).
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Moreton, S. (1999) Mineralogical Record, 30, 99-106.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Galena3 photos of Bournonite associated with Galena at this locality.
Pyrite3 photos of Bournonite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Sphalerite3 photos of Bournonite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bournonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mogul Mine (Garryard Mine; International Mogul Mines), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
Nearest other occurrences of Bournonite
0.6km (0.4 miles) Gurtnadyne Mine (Gorteenahida), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
1.3km (0.8 miles) Shallee Mine, Shallee Mountain, Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
40.4km (25.1 miles) Lisheen mine, Moyne, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
42.0km (26.1 miles) Tynagh Mine, Killimor, Co. Galway, Connacht, Ireland
42.2km (26.2 miles) Kilbricken Mine (Kilbreckan Mine), Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Munster, Ireland
53.9km (33.5 miles) Caherglassaun Mine, Gort, Co. Galway, Connacht, Ireland
78.5km (48.8 miles) Crumlin Mine, Roadford, The Burren, Co. Clare, Munster, Ireland
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