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Fluorite from
Greenlaws Mine, Daddry Shield, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Comments:The Greenlaws Mine is located approximately 1 km south of St. John's Chapel. Two parallel veins, the Greenlaws East and West were worked by the mine, but the east vein appears to have been far more productive.
Habit:cubic
Colour:purple, amber
Luminescent properties:strong blue-white
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Extremely common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dunham, K. C., 1990, Geology of the Northern Pennine orefield, v. I, 2nd Ed. British Geological Survey, London, 299 p.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Ankerite4 photos of Fluorite associated with Ankerite at this locality.
Sphalerite2 photos of Fluorite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Siderite1 photo of Fluorite associated with Siderite at this locality.
Galena1 photo of Fluorite associated with Galena at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Greenlaws Mine, Daddry Shield, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
2.2km (1.4 miles) A Swinhopehead Mine, Daddry Shield, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
2.5km (1.5 miles) B Old Fall Level (Snail Beds Level), Ireshopeburn, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
2.5km (1.6 miles) C Levelgate Level, Ireshopeburn, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
2.9km (1.8 miles) D Carricks Mine, Ireshopeburn, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
2.9km (1.8 miles) E Barbary Mine, Ireshopeburn, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.1km (1.9 miles) F Blackdene Mine, Ireshopeburn, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.5km (2.2 miles) G Slitt Mine, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.7km (2.3 miles) H Lower Slitt Hushes, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
3.9km (2.4 miles) I West Rigg Quarry, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.0km (2.5 miles) J Westernhope Old Mine, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.0km (2.5 miles) K Rigg Mine, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.0km (2.5 miles) L Middlehope Shield Mine, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.0km (2.5 miles) M Old Middlehope Mine, Ireshopeburn, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.1km (2.5 miles) N Lodge Sike Mine, Ireshopeburn, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.3km (2.7 miles) O Park Burn Opencut, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.5km (2.8 miles) P Heights Mine, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.8km (3.0 miles) Q Westernhope New Mine, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
4.9km (3.0 miles) R Heights Quarry, Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
5.2km (3.2 miles) S Pike Law Mines, Newbiggin, Co. Durham, England, UK
5.3km (3.3 miles) T Cambokeels Mine (Cammock Isle Mine; Cumnock Isle Mine; Cammock Eals Mine), Westgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
5.5km (3.4 miles) U Sedling Mine, Cowshill, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
5.5km (3.4 miles) V Burtree Slits, Cowshill, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
5.5km (3.4 miles) W Burtree Pasture Mine (Breckonsyke Mine; Broadmea Mine), Cowshill, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
6.1km (3.8 miles) X Langdon Beck Mine, Forest and Frith, Co. Durham, England, UK
6.2km (3.9 miles) Y Billing Hills Mine, Eastgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
6.5km (4.0 miles) Z Blue Circle Cement Quarry, Eastgate, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
6.7km (4.2 miles) 0 Langtae Head Mine (Longty Head Mine), Ireshope Moor, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
6.9km (4.3 miles) 1 Bleagill Mine, Newbiggin, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.1km (4.4 miles) 2 Wolfcleugh Mine (Thorney Slitts), Rookhope, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.2km (4.5 miles) 3 Wellheads Hush, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.5km (4.6 miles) 4 Grasshill Mine, Harwood, Forest and Frith, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.7km (4.8 miles) 5 Cowhorse Mine, Killhope Burn, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.7km (4.8 miles) 6 Ashgillhead Mine, Harwood, Forest and Frith, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.8km (4.9 miles) 7 Groverake Mine, Rookhope, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
7.9km (4.9 miles) 8 North Groverake Quarry, Rookhope, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
8.0km (5.0 miles) 9 Redburn Mine, Rookhope, Stanhope, Co. Durham, England, UK
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