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Hematite from
Shap Beck Quarry, Shap, Eastern Fells, Cumbria, England, UK

Classification
Species:Hematite
Comments:Specular xls to 1mm (nice micros)
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:No reference listed
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Shap Beck Quarry, Shap, Eastern Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Hematite
5.9km (3.7 miles) A Buns Mine (Burnbank Mine), Haweswater, Eastern Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
7.9km (4.9 miles) B Shap Blue Quarry, Shap, Eastern Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
10.0km (6.2 miles) C Shap Pink Quarry, Shap, Eastern Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
18.4km (11.4 miles) D Greenside Mine, Glenridding, Ullswater, Cumbria, England, UK
22.2km (13.8 miles) E Wythburn Mine (Wheal Henry; Helvellyn Mine), Thirlmere, Cumbria, England, UK
22.3km (13.8 miles) F Fairfield Mine, Grasmere, Cumbria, England, UK
22.4km (13.9 miles) G Tongue Gill Mines, Grasmere, Cumbria, England, UK
26.7km (16.6 miles) H Carrock Mine, Carrock Fell, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
26.8km (16.7 miles) I Glenderaterra Valley, Threlkeld District, Cumbria, England, UK
27.3km (16.9 miles) J Brandy Gill Mine, Carrock Fell, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
27.8km (17.3 miles) K Burdell Gill, Coombe Height, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
28.0km (17.4 miles) L Old Sandbed Mine (Old Sandbeds Mine), Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
29.0km (18.0 miles) M Higher Roughton Gill (Balliway Rigg), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
29.1km (18.1 miles) N Old Potts Gill Mine, Potts Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
29.3km (18.2 miles) O Roughton Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
29.6km (18.4 miles) P Potts Gill Copper Mine, Potts Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
30.5km (18.9 miles) Q Goat Crag, Borrowdale, Cumbria, England, UK
31.1km (19.3 miles) R Long Crag Mine, Greenburn Valley, Cumbria, England, UK
31.5km (19.6 miles) S Red Tarn Mine, Wrynose Fell, Cumbria, England, UK
32.0km (19.9 miles) T Dale Head Mine, Newlands Valley, Braithwaite District, Cumbria, England, UK
32.1km (19.9 miles) U Wad Mine (Plumbago Mine; Graphite Mine; Black Lead Mine), Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Cumbria, England, UK
32.2km (20.0 miles) V Longlands Fell Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, UK
33.0km (20.5 miles) W Honister Trail Level, Honister, Cumbria, England, UK
33.8km (21.0 miles) X Seathwaite Mine, Coniston District, Cumbria, England, UK
34.2km (21.2 miles) Y Cobalt Mine, Scar Crag, Causey Pike, Braithwaite District, Cumbria, England, UK
34.4km (21.4 miles) Z Fleetwith Pike, Buttermere, Lorton District, Cumbria, England, UK
34.8km (21.7 miles) 0 Force Crag Mine (Force Craig Mine), Coledale, Braithwaite District, Cumbria, England, UK
35.0km (21.8 miles) 1 Blackbeck Tarn, Buttermere, Lorton District, Cumbria, England, UK
38.6km (24.0 miles) 2 Spothow Gill, Eskdale, Cumbria, England, UK
39.6km (24.6 miles) 3 Whillan Beck Trial, Eskdale, Cumbria, England, UK
39.7km (24.7 miles) 4 Hall Side Edge, Keld, Swaledale, North Pennines, North Yorkshire, England, UK
39.7km (24.7 miles) 5 Scale Force, Crummock Water, Lorton District, Cumbria, England, UK
40.2km (25.0 miles) 6 Eskdale Moor Mine, Eskdale, Cumbria, England, UK
40.2km (25.0 miles) 7 Swinner Gill Mines, Keld, Swaledale, North Pennines, North Yorkshire, England, UK
41.1km (25.5 miles) 8 Nab Gill Mines, Boot, Eskdale, Cumbria, England, UK
41.1km (25.6 miles) 9 South Cumberland Mine, Eskdale, Cumbria, England, UK
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