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Allanite-(Ce) from
Shap Pink Quarry, Shap Rural, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Allanite-(Ce)
Formula:{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Comments:Occurs in granite matrix and as free standing crystals in miarolitic cavities
Habit:prismatic,flattened
Colour:black
Luminescent properties:no
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Wirth, M. & Green, D. (2002): The Shap granite quarry, Cumbria. UK Journal of Mines & Minerals. # 22, 43-52.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Allanite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Shap Pink Quarry, Shap Rural, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
 
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