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Tennantite from
Ardtully Mine (Cloontoo Mine), Kenmare Mines, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, Munster, Ireland

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:'Tennantite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:Cu6[Cu4(X)2]As4S12S
Comments:Analysis gave 16.07 %(w/w) of arsenic and only 3.70% (w/w) of antimony.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Henwood, W.J. (1871): Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall 8(1), 540-626
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tennantite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ardtully Mine (Cloontoo Mine), Kenmare Mines, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, Munster, Ireland
Nearest other occurrences of Tennantite
13.0km (8.1 miles) Muckross Mine, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Munster, Ireland
15.2km (9.4 miles) Ross Island, Lough Leane, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Munster, Ireland
21.3km (13.2 miles) Leaghillaun (Leaghuillean), Tuosist, Beara, Co. Kerry, Munster, Ireland
60.9km (37.8 miles) Mallow deposit, Mallow, Co. Cork, Munster, Ireland
88.5km (55.0 miles) Courtbrown Zn-Pb deposit, Askeaton, Co. Limerick, Munster, Ireland
 
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