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Brochantite from
Wythburn Mine (Wheal Henry; Helvellyn Mine), St. John's Castlerigg and Wythburn, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Brochantite
Formula:Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Paul Nicholson
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Brochantite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wythburn Mine (Wheal Henry; Helvellyn Mine), St. John's Castlerigg and Wythburn, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
Nearest other occurrences of Brochantite
8.9km (5.6 miles) Myers Head Mine, Hartsop, Patterdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
10.1km (6.3 miles) Dale Head Mine, Newlands Valley, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
11.8km (7.3 miles) Stoneycroft Smelter slag locality, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
13.8km (8.6 miles) Saddleback Old Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
14.5km (9.0 miles) Force Crag Mine (Force Craig Mine), Coledale, Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
16.6km (10.3 miles) Paddy End Mine, Coniston, South Lakeland, Cumbria, England, UK
16.6km (10.3 miles) Buns Mine (Burnbank Mine), Bampton, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
19.0km (11.8 miles) Brandy Gill Mine, Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, England, UK
19.2km (11.9 miles) Higher Roughton Gill (Balliway Rigg), Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
19.2km (11.9 miles) Thief Gills, Roughton Gill, Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, England, UK
 
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