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Leadhillite from
Brandy Gill Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Leadhillite
Formula:Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Comments:Cooper & Stanley (1990): "Minute, poorly crystalline brownish aggregates on quartz have been identified (BM(NH): XRD) as leadhillite-susannite (B. Yates Collection)."
Habit:poorly crystalline aggregates
Colour:brownish
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
References
References:Cooper, M.P. and Stanley, C.J. (1990) Minerals of the English Lake District: Caldbeck Fells. Natural History Museum Publications, London, 160 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Leadhillite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Brandy Gill Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Leadhillite
1.6km (1.0 miles) Driggith Mine (Driggeth Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.1km (1.3 miles) Higher Roughton Gill (Balliway Rigg), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.1km (1.3 miles) Roughton Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.1km (1.3 miles) Balliway Rigg, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.2km (1.4 miles) Old Sandbed Mine (Old Sandbeds Mine), Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.3km (1.4 miles) Silver Gill, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.8km (1.8 miles) Red Gill Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
2.9km (1.8 miles) Dry Smale Gill, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
3.0km (1.9 miles) Brae Fell Mine, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
5.3km (3.3 miles) Saddleback Old Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
 
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