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Copper from
Greenside Mine, Patterdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Copper
Formula:Cu
Comments:A small 2mm poorly formed crystal in a cavity in Baryte found on the dumps above the youth hostel.
Habit:Poor
Colour:Dark Copper
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Wet Chemical
References
References:collected Aug 2005
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Baryte
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Baryte1 photo of Copper associated with Baryte at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Copper data
Locality Data:Click here to view Greenside Mine, Patterdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Copper
14.0km (8.7 miles) Stoneycroft Smelter slag locality, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
17.5km (10.9 miles) Higher Roughton Gill (Balliway Rigg), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
17.9km (11.1 miles) Silver Gill, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
18.2km (11.3 miles) Driggith Mine (Driggeth Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
40.4km (25.1 miles) Cornriggs Vein, Black Burn Area, Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
59.3km (36.8 miles) Groverake Mine, Rookhope, Stanhope, County Durham, England, UK
99.9km (62.1 miles) Raisby railway cutting, Kelloe, County Durham, England, UK
 
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