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Quartz from
Aughamore Quarry (Maye Quarry; "Achenmore Quarry"), Aughamore, Co. Sligo, Ireland

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Commonly found as prismatic needle crystals lining vugs in associated with dolomite and calcite.

Habit:Prismatic
Colour:Colourless
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Barry Flannery collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Aughamore Quarry (Maye Quarry; "Achenmore Quarry"), Aughamore, Co. Sligo, Ireland
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
4.9km (3.0 miles) A Abbeytown Mine & Quarry, Ballysadare, Co. Sligo, Ireland
14.0km (8.7 miles) B Benbulben Barite Mine, Co. Sligo, Ireland
17.6km (11.0 miles) C Twigspark Mine, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim, Ireland
64.5km (40.1 miles) D Blue Stack Mountains, Co. Donegal, Ireland
67.5km (41.9 miles) E Moneen Quarry, Castlebar, Co. Mayo, Ireland
77.2km (48.0 miles) F Maghery, Dunglow, Co. Donegal, Ireland
79.8km (49.6 miles) G Cavanacaw (Kearney trench; Kearney gold structure), Omagh, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland, UK
80.6km (50.1 miles) H Garrycam deposit (Keel Mine), Keel, Ballymahon, Co. Longford, Ireland
87.6km (54.4 miles) I B.D. Flood Quarry, Carricknaveddan, Stradone, Co. Cavan, Ireland
93.0km (57.8 miles) J Logwood Hill, Calliagh, Co. Monaghan, Ireland
95.3km (59.2 miles) K Lecanvey prospect, Croagh Patrick, Co. Mayo, Ireland
97.8km (60.8 miles) L Drumgavny Quarry, Ballybay, Co. Monaghan, Ireland
99.6km (61.9 miles) M Belmullet, Erris Head peninsula (Erris), Co. Mayo, Ireland
100.1km (62.2 miles) N Kilgeever Abbey, Co. Mayo, Ireland
100.5km (62.4 miles) O Sheeffry Mine (Tawnycrower Mine; Sheefry Mine; Sheffry Mine), Co. Mayo, Ireland
102.6km (63.7 miles) P Dooros-4, Dooros Mines, Cornamona, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
102.7km (63.8 miles) Q Dooros Mines, Cornamona, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
102.7km (63.8 miles) R Dooros-1, Dooros Mines, Cornamona, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
102.9km (63.9 miles) S Benlugmore, Bohaun, Joyce Country, Co. Galway, Ireland
105.1km (65.3 miles) T Clontibret Mine, Clontibret, Clontibret mining district, Monaghan, Co. Monaghan, Ireland
106.5km (66.2 miles) U Curraghinalt prospect, Omagh, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland, UK
108.0km (67.1 miles) V Srahroosky, Cregganbaun, Co. Mayo, Ireland
108.1km (67.2 miles) W Clooshgereen Mines (Cloosh Mine; Cregg Mine; Cloost Mine), Oughterard, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
108.9km (67.6 miles) X Glengowla East Mine, Glengowla, Oughterard, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
109.3km (67.9 miles) Y Glengowla West Mine, Glengowla, Oughterard, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
110.4km (68.6 miles) Z Annaglogh Mine, Annayalla, Clontibret mining district, Monaghan, Co. Monaghan, Ireland
113.2km (70.3 miles) 0 Ardragh Quarry, Maam Cross, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
114.6km (71.2 miles) 1 Renville (Rinville) Mine, Renville, Co. Galway, Ireland
116.7km (72.5 miles) 2 Keem, Achill Island, Co. Mayo, Ireland
118.7km (73.8 miles) 3 Granite Quarry, Shannapheasteen, Costelloe, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
118.9km (73.9 miles) 4 Tynagh Mine, Killimor, Co. Galway, Ireland
122.7km (76.2 miles) 5 Lettermuckoo Quarry (Tess Quarry; Lough Naskeha Quarry), Kinvarra, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
124.9km (77.6 miles) 6 Kilroe West Mine, Spiddal, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
126.3km (78.5 miles) 7 Lettermuckoo Mine, Kinvarra, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
126.7km (78.8 miles) 8 Bunnahown Quarry, Glinsk, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
128.0km (79.5 miles) 9 Derrylea Roadcut, Clifden, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
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