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Calcite from
Galmoy Mine, Johnstown, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Balassone, G., Rossi, M., Boni, M., Stanley, G., and McDermott, P. (2008) Mineralogical and geochemical characterization of nonsulfide Zn–Pb mineralization at Silvermines and Galmoy (Irish Midlands). Ore Geology Reviews 33, 168-186.;
Moreton, S. (2008) The minerals of Moneen Quarry, Castlebar, Co. Mayo, Ireland. Journal of the Russell Society, vol. 11, 71-72.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sphalerite2 photos of Calcite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Mg-rich Dolomite1 photo of Calcite associated with Mg-rich Dolomite at this locality.
Galena1 photo of Calcite associated with Galena at this locality.
Strontianite1 photo of Calcite associated with Strontianite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Galmoy Mine, Johnstown, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
8.2km (5.1 miles) A Lisheen mine, Moyne, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
42.9km (26.7 miles) B Ballygown South Mine, Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
44.3km (27.5 miles) C Ballynoe mine (Magcobar mine), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
45.1km (28.0 miles) D Mogul Mine (Garryard Mine; International Mogul Mines), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
50.7km (31.5 miles) E Gortdrum Mine, Monard, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
65.7km (40.8 miles) F Tynagh Mine, Killimor, Co. Galway, Ireland
71.8km (44.6 miles) G Harberton Bridge Fe-​Zn-​Pb deposit, Co. Kildare, Ireland
76.0km (47.2 miles) H Stage mine, Knockmahon, Bonmahon (Bunmahon), Co. Waterford, Ireland
79.2km (49.2 miles) I Ballinglen, Aughrim, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
80.7km (50.1 miles) J Milltown Mine, Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland
83.6km (51.9 miles) K Van Diemen's Land mines, Glendalough, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
83.7km (52.0 miles) L Crow Hill Mine, Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland
84.8km (52.7 miles) M Glendalough mine, Glendalough, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
84.9km (52.8 miles) N Carrahan Mine (Carrahin Mine), Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland
85.2km (53.0 miles) O Ballyhickey Mine, Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland
85.3km (53.0 miles) P Ballyvergin Mine, Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland
86.2km (53.6 miles) Q North Hero lode, Glendasan, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
86.4km (53.7 miles) R Moll Doyle mine, Glendasan, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
87.1km (54.1 miles) S Kilbricken Mine (Kilbreckan Mine), Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland
88.3km (54.8 miles) T Hook Lighthouse, Hook Head, Co. Wexford, Ireland
89.5km (55.6 miles) U Spancil Hill Mine (Tullyvoghan), Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland
89.8km (55.8 miles) V Ballymaquiff Quarry, Ballymaquiff, Ardrahan, Co. Galway, Ireland
92.6km (57.5 miles) W Caherglassaun Mine, Gort, Co. Galway, Ireland
93.3km (58.0 miles) X Tigroney Mine (East Avoca Open Pit; St. Patrick's Mine), Avoca, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
95.9km (59.6 miles) Y Courtbrown Zn-Pb deposit, Askeaton, Co. Limerick, Ireland
102.7km (63.8 miles) Z Mogouhy Mine (Sladoo Mine; Castletown Mine), Carron, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
102.9km (63.9 miles) 0 Sheshodonnell East Mine, Carron, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
103.2km (64.1 miles) 1 Crossard Quarry, Corofin, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
105.1km (65.3 miles) 2 Renville (Rinville) Mine, Renville, Co. Galway, Ireland
105.2km (65.3 miles) 3 Gleann na Manach (Kilweelran), Ballyvaughan, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
106.4km (66.1 miles) 4 M6 Road Cut, Doughiska, Co. Galway, Ireland
111.2km (69.1 miles) 5 Navan Mine (Tara Mine), Navan (An Uaimh), Co. Meath, Ireland
120.5km (74.9 miles) 6 Leac na Naomh, Craggah, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
120.7km (75.0 miles) 7 Crumlin Mine, Roadford, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
122.4km (76.1 miles) 8 Gortmore, Moycullen, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
122.4km (76.1 miles) 9 Doolin Fluorspar Mine, Lisdoonvarna, The Burren, Co. Clare, Ireland
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