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Alunogen from
Wherry Mine, Wherrytown, Penzance, Cornwall, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Alunogen
Formula:Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications; Sir Arthur Russell (1949) The Wherry Mine, Penzance, Its History and its Mineral Productions. Mineralogical Magazine 28:517-533.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Alunogen data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wherry Mine, Wherrytown, Penzance, Cornwall, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Alunogen
21.9km (13.6 miles) Dolcoath Mine, Camborne, Cornwall, England, UK
 
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