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Dolomite from
Needle's Eye Mine, Needle's Eye, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Dolomite
Formula:CaMg(CO3)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:R. S. W. Braithwaite and J. R. Knight (1990) Rare Minerals, Including Several New to Britain, in Supergene Alteration of U-Cu-As-Bi-Co Mineralisation Near Dalbeattie, South Scotland. Mineralogical Magazine 54:129-131.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Dolomite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Needle's Eye Mine, Needle's Eye, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Dolomite
2.1km (1.3 miles) Sandyhills Bay (Southwick Cliffs), Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
9.8km (6.1 miles) Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
33.3km (20.7 miles) Distington Quarries, Distington, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
36.1km (22.5 miles) Embleton Mine, Embleton, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
36.3km (22.5 miles) Embleton Quarry, Embleton, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
38.9km (24.2 miles) Robin Hood Mine, Bassenthwaite, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
40.7km (25.3 miles) Frizington, Arlecdon & Frizington, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
41.2km (25.6 miles) Winder Pit No. 2, Lamplugh, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
41.4km (25.7 miles) Eskett Mine, Lamplugh, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
41.5km (25.8 miles) Sandwith Mine, Whitehaven, Copeland, Cumbria, England, UK
 
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