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Quartz from
Renville (Rinville) Mine, Renville, Co. Galway, Ireland

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Found either loose in vugs or attached inside them.
Habit:Prismatic
Colour:Clear/Transparent
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:O’Reilly, C., Feely, M., McArdle, P., Mc Dermot, C. Geoghegan, M. & Keary, R. (1997). Mineral localities in the Galway Bay Area. Geol. Surv. Ireland. Special Report Series. RS/97/1(Mineral Resources) ISSN0790-0279, 70p. & 1:150,000 Geological and Mineral Localities Map of the Galway Bay Area.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Renville (Rinville) Mine, Renville, Co. Galway, Ireland
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
25.3km (15.7 miles) A Kilroe West Mine, Spiddal, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
25.4km (15.8 miles) B Mogouhy Mine (Sladoo Mine; Castletown Mine), Carron, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
26.9km (16.7 miles) C Sheshodonnell East Mine, Carron, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
29.8km (18.5 miles) D Clooshgereen Mines (Cloosh Mine; Cregg Mine; Cloost Mine), Oughterard, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
30.5km (18.9 miles) E Crumlin Mine, Roadford, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
31.9km (19.9 miles) F Glengowla East Mine, Glengowla, Oughterard, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
32.0km (19.9 miles) G Granite Quarry, Shannapheasteen, Costelloe, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
32.4km (20.1 miles) H Minna, Spiddal, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
32.5km (20.2 miles) I Glengowla West Mine, Glengowla, Oughterard, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
32.8km (20.4 miles) J Inveran Mine, Spiddal, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
33.0km (20.5 miles) K Crossard Quarry, Corofin, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
35.1km (21.8 miles) L Cloughmore North Quarry, Costelloe, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
37.3km (23.2 miles) M Lettermuckoo Quarry (Tess Quarry; Lough Naskeha Quarry), Kinvarra, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
38.4km (23.8 miles) N Lettermuckoo Mine, Kinvarra, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
40.2km (25.0 miles) O Barraderry Quarry, Carrowroe South, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
40.3km (25.1 miles) P Dooros-4, Dooros Mines, Cornamona, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
41.0km (25.5 miles) Q Dooros Mines, Cornamona, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
41.0km (25.5 miles) R Dooros-1, Dooros Mines, Cornamona, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
41.6km (25.8 miles) S Tynagh Mine, Killimor, Co. Galway, Ireland
42.7km (26.5 miles) T Pier Quarry, Carrowroe South, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
43.0km (26.7 miles) U Ardragh Quarry, Maam Cross, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
47.1km (29.3 miles) V Benlugmore, Bohaun, Joyce Country, Co. Galway, Ireland
48.3km (30.0 miles) W Baile na Coile Quarry, Gorumna Island, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
49.3km (30.6 miles) X Lettermullan Quarry, Gorumna Island, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
55.8km (34.7 miles) Y Bunnahown Quarry, Glinsk, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
59.7km (37.1 miles) Z Lough Nacalaga Quarries, Glinsk, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
61.3km (38.1 miles) 0 Mace Head, Carna, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
63.2km (39.3 miles) 1 Sheeffry Mine (Tawnycrower Mine; Sheefry Mine; Sheffry Mine), Co. Mayo, Ireland
68.2km (42.3 miles) 2 Derrylea Roadcut, Clifden, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
69.1km (42.9 miles) 3 Shallee Mine, Shallee Mountain, Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
69.8km (43.4 miles) 4 Mogul Mine (Garryard Mine; International Mogul Mines), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
70.3km (43.7 miles) 5 Gurtnadyne Mine (Gorteenahida), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
70.3km (43.7 miles) 6 Moneen Quarry, Castlebar, Co. Mayo, Ireland
70.7km (43.9 miles) 7 Ballynoe mine (Magcobar mine), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
71.5km (44.4 miles) 8 Knockanroe mine, Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
71.7km (44.6 miles) 9 Ballygown South Mine, Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
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