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Dolomite from
Mogul Mine (Garryard Mine; International Mogul Mines), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Dolomite
Formula:CaMg(CO3)2
Comments:Common gangue mineral often found lining cavities and vugs in the dolomite host rock. Occasionally found as floater material covered in brilliant crystallized sulfides.
Habit:Cubic
Colour:White, iron stained or ferroan
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Moreton, S. (1999) Mineralogical Record, 30, 99-106.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Galena28 photos of Dolomite associated with Galena at this locality.
Sphalerite25 photos of Dolomite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Quartz17 photos of Dolomite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Pyrite9 photos of Dolomite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Tetrahedrite9 photos of Dolomite associated with Tetrahedrite at this locality.
Baryte4 photos of Dolomite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Chalcopyrite3 photos of Dolomite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Calcite2 photos of Dolomite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Chlorite Group1 photo of Dolomite associated with Chlorite Group at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Dolomite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mogul Mine (Garryard Mine; International Mogul Mines), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
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Nearest other occurrences of Dolomite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Ballynoe mine (Magcobar mine), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
1.9km (1.2 miles) Knockanroe mine, Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
2.3km (1.5 miles) Ballygown South Mine, Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
30.8km (19.1 miles) Gortdrum Mine, Monard, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
40.4km (25.1 miles) Lisheen mine, Moyne, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
42.0km (26.1 miles) Tynagh Mine, Killimor, Co. Galway, Connacht, Ireland
45.1km (28.0 miles) Galmoy Mine, Johnstown, Co. Kilkenny, Leinster, Ireland
51.9km (32.3 miles) Courtbrown Zn-Pb deposit, Askeaton, Co. Limerick, Munster, Ireland
69.8km (43.4 miles) Renville (Rinville) Mine, Renville, Co. Galway, Connacht, Ireland
 
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