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Marcasite from
Orrock Quarry, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, UK

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Marcasite
Formula:FeS2
Comments:Fissure infilling in basalt quarry. Generally micromount size.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:BMS collection, M.Wirth collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Marcasite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Orrock Quarry, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Marcasite
33.5km (20.8 miles) Alva Silver Mine, Silver Glen, Alva, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, UK
81.3km (50.5 miles) Wilsons shaft (Brown's vein), Mine Hill, Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK
81.4km (50.6 miles) Brow Vein, Wanlock Dod, Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK
82.3km (51.1 miles) Belton Grain vein, Wanlock Dod-Whytes Cleuch, Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
82.6km (51.3 miles) Straitstep Vein (Margaret's Vein), Wanlock Dod-Whytes Cleuch, Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
 
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