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Melanterite from
Brownsea Island, Poole Harbour, Dorset, England, UK

Mineral Species
Formula:FeSO4 · 7H2O
Quality for species:not specified / average specimens
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Melanterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Brownsea Island, Poole Harbour, Dorset, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Melanterite
16.7km (10.3 miles) A Hengistbury Head, Bournemouth, Dorset, England, UK
80.2km (49.9 miles) B Widcombe Hill, Claverton, Somerset, England, UK
100.7km (62.6 miles) C Hampstead Farm Quarry, Chipping Sodbury District, South Gloucestershire, England, UK
143.0km (88.8 miles) D Deep Navigation Colliery, Treharris, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, UK
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