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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Galena
Formula:PbS
Comments:World-class galena crystals with a brilliant mirror-bright lustre were found here.
Habit:Cubo-Octahedral
Colour:Metallic Grey
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Henwood, W.J. (1871) Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 105.;
Gasparrini, C. (1978) Unpubl. report, Minmet Scientific, Toronto, Canada;
Taylor, S. and Andrew, C.J. (1979) Trans. Inst. Mining Metall., sect. B, 88, 125;
Economic Geology (1984) 79, pp. 529-548.;
Andrew, C.J. (1987) pers. comm.;
Ryback, G. Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.;
Moreton, S. (1999) Mineralogical Record, 30, 99-106.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sphalerite38 photos of Galena associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Pyrite38 photos of Galena associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Dolomite28 photos of Galena associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Baryte13 photos of Galena associated with Baryte at this locality.
Quartz4 photos of Galena associated with Quartz at this locality.
Bournonite3 photos of Galena associated with Bournonite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite1 photo of Galena associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Siderite1 photo of Galena associated with Siderite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Galena 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 Galena
0.6km (0.4 miles) Gurtnadyne Mine (Gorteenahida), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
1.0km (0.6 miles) Ballynoe mine (Magcobar mine), Silvermines District, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
1.3km (0.8 miles) Shallee Mine, Shallee Mountain, 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
36.2km (22.5 miles) Milltown Mine, Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Munster, Ireland
39.3km (24.4 miles) Crow Hill Mine, Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Munster, Ireland
40.4km (25.1 miles) Lisheen mine, Moyne, Co. Tipperary, Munster, Ireland
40.4km (25.1 miles) Ballyhickey Mine, Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Munster, Ireland
40.4km (25.1 miles) Carrahan Mine (Carrahin Mine), Quin, Ennis, Co. Clare, Munster, Ireland
 
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