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Penfieldite from
Vrissaki Point slag locality, Vrissaki area, Lavrion District slag localities, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece

Locality type:Slag Locality
Classification
Species:Penfieldite
Formula:Pb2Cl3(OH)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Lacroix, A. & De Schulten, A. (1908): Note sur des minéraux plombifères des scories athéniennes du Laurion. Bulletin de la Société française de Minéralogie et de Cristallographie, 31, 79-90 (in French).; Gelaude, Piet, van Kalmthout, Piet, and Rewitzer, Christian (1996) Laurion: The Minerals in the Ancient Slags, Janssen Print, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Unnamed (Orthorhombic dimorph of Barstowite)1 photo of Penfieldite associated with Unnamed (Orthorhombic dimorph of Barstowite) at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Penfieldite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Vrissaki Point slag locality, Vrissaki area, Lavrion District slag localities, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
Nearest other occurrences of Penfieldite
2.2km (1.4 miles) A Thorikos Bay slag locality, Thorikos area, Lavrion District slag localities, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
5.8km (3.6 miles) B Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
8.1km (5.0 miles) C Passa Limani Cove slag locality (Pacha Limani Cove slag locality), Passa Limani area, Lavrion District slag localities, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
10.0km (6.2 miles) D Sounion Mine No. 19 ("Chloridstollen"), Sounion Mines, Sounion area, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
11.3km (7.0 miles) E Sounion Cove slag locality, Sounion area, Lavrion District slag localities, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
13.0km (8.1 miles) F Harakas Cove slag locality (Charakas; Xarakas; Xaracas), Sounion area, Lavrion District slag localities, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
13.1km (8.2 miles) G Legrena Cove slag locality (Legraina Cove), Sounion area, Lavrion District slag localities, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
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