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Calcite from
Mogul Mine (Garryard Mine; International Mogul Mines), Silvermines District, Tipperary County, Munster, Ireland

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:Nail head crystals often found in association with dolomite. Rarely found in association with pyrite.
Habit:Nail-Head
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Barry Flannery (Personal Collection)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Dolomite2 photos of Calcite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Boulangerite1 photo of Calcite associated with Boulangerite at this locality.
Sphalerite1 photo of Calcite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mogul Mine (Garryard Mine; International Mogul Mines), Silvermines District, Tipperary County, Munster, Ireland
Photo GalleryView Gallery (3 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Ballynoe mine (Magcobar mine), Silvermines District, Tipperary County, Munster, Ireland
2.3km (1.5 miles) Ballygown South Mine, Silvermines District, Tipperary County, Munster, Ireland
30.8km (19.1 miles) Gortdrum Mine, Monard, Tipperary County, Munster, Ireland
36.2km (22.5 miles) Milltown Mine, Quin, Ennis, Clare County, Munster, Ireland
39.3km (24.4 miles) Crow Hill Mine, Quin, Ennis, Clare County, Munster, Ireland
40.4km (25.1 miles) Lisheen mine, Moyne, Tipperary County, Munster, Ireland
40.4km (25.1 miles) Ballyhickey Mine, Quin, Ennis, Clare County, Munster, Ireland
40.4km (25.1 miles) Carrahan Mine (Carrahin Mine), Quin, Ennis, Clare County, Munster, Ireland
41.0km (25.5 miles) Ballyvergin Mine, Quin, Ennis, Clare County, Munster, Ireland
42.0km (26.1 miles) Tynagh Mine, Killimor, Galway County, Connacht, Ireland
 
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