Specimens removed from my Collection..............Updated 26 October 2021Cornwall & Devon
EX230 #8865 ANATASE - Penhalls Mine, St. Agnes, Cornwall, England Small very thin greyish tabular Anatase crystals on chlorite matrix SOLD OUT .
EX231 #10635 ANATASE - Wheal Busy, Chacewater, Cornwall, England Deep blue/black bipyramidal Anatase crystals in chlorite matrix 1.50p 1
EX246 #8034 ANATASE - Wheal Fortune, St. Day, Cornwall, England Small deep blue/black tabular Anatase crystals in a cavity in quartz/chlorite matrix SOLD OUT .
EX247 #15619 ANDALUSITE - Cligga Mine, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England Creamy coloured square sectioned Andalusite crystals embedded in matrix SOLD OUT 1
EX248 #11912 BROCHANTITE - Wheal Cock, St. Just, Cornwall, England Tiny green lenticular Brochantite crystals on quartz matrix 50p 1
EX209 #8589 CASSITERITE - Great Links Tor, Lydford, Devon, England Dark brown to black blocky Cassiterite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
EX154 #13423 DOLOMITE - Penberthy Croft Mine, St. Hilary, Cornwall, England White rhombohedral Dolomite crystals in a cavity in dolomite matrix 1.00 1
EX235 #15165 DOLOMITE - Pentreath Beach, Landewednack, Cornwall, England Pinkish rhombohedral Dolomite crystals plus a little creamy coloured Talc 2.00 1
EX249 #8564 MALACHITE - Wheal Cock, St. Just, Cornwall, England Small pale green velvety patch of Malachite with some even smaller blue Connellite and some chalcopyrite in a cavity in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
EX250 #8580 SCORODITE - Prince of Wales Mine, Calstock, Cornwall, England Pale greyish blue Scorodite crystals in a cavity in quartz/mica matrix SOLD OUT .
Cumberland & Westmorland
EX66 #6620 ARSENIOSIDERITE - Potts Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small patches of tiny brown micaceous Arseniosiderite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
EX15 #7292 BARYTES - Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small white rhombic Barytes crystals in cavities in matrix SOLD OUT .
EX146 #6142 BROCHANTITE - Dale Head Mine, Newlands Valley, Cumberland, England Small dark green blocky Brochantite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
EX251 #9544 CERUSSITE - Myers Head Mine, Hartsop, Westmorland, England Clear to black (included) Cerussite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
EX126 #12178 MIMETITE - Dry Gully, Brandy Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small white and green Mimetite crystals in cavity in matrix 1.00 1
EX51 #9420 MIMETITE - Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Aggregates of green acicular Mimetite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
EX130 #6974 PYROMORPHITE - Saddleback Old Mine, Blencathra, Cumberland, England Green hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix 3.00 1
EX131 #5854 PYROMORPHITE - Saddleback Old Mine, Blencathra, Cumberland, England Pale green hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix 3.00 1
Rest of England
EX109 #12636 ANALCITE - Croft Quarry, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Aggregate of colourless to reddish Analcite crystals, no matrix 1.50p 1
EX10 #9970 AURICHALCITE & SMITHSONITE - Bag Shaft, Ecton Hill, Staffordshire, England Feathery greenish-blue Aurichalcite crystals with small brown rhombic Smithsonite crystals in gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
EX12 #10114 AZURITE - Clevedon Beach, Clevedon, Somerset, England Small deep blue Azurite crystals in a cavity in pink "cockscomb" Barytes matrix SOLD OUT .
EX53 #812 MOTTRAMITE - Mottram St. Andrews, Cheshire, England Greyish-black rounded aggregates of Mottramite on sandstone matrix 2.50p 1
EX54 #10878 NICCOLITE - Ladys Rake Mine, Harwood, Teesdale, Co. Durham, England Pinkish metallic Niccolite embedded in matrix plus a little pale green Annabergite SOLD OUT .
EX184 #5136 PHOSGENITE - Clevedon Beach, Clevedon, Somerset, England Grey Phosgenite crystals in a cavity in barytes matrix 1.00 1
EX134 #13971 WITHERITE - Settlingstones Mine, Hexham, Northumberland, England Creamy tabular hexagonal Witherite crystals in a cavity in witherite matrix 1.50p 1
Wales
EX240 #12391 ANATASE - Moel Ysgyfarnogod, Trawsfynydd, Merionethshire, Wales Greyish-blue Anatase with brownish platy Brookite and tiny acicular Rutile crystals in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
EX158 #7280 EWALDITE - Dolyhir Quarry, Old Radnor, Radnorshire, Wales Small pale greenish-brown hexagonal pointed and/or truncated Ewaldite crystals with some colourless "cruciform" Harmotome crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
EX170 #6554 HARMOTOME - Dolyhir Quarry, Old Radnor, Radnorshire, Wales White to clear "cruciform" Harmotome crystals on matrix 2.00 1
EX171 #9362 HARMOTOME - Dolyhir Quarry, Old Radnor, Radnorshire, Wales White to clear "cruciform" Harmotome crystals on matrix 2.00 1
EX220 #11137 LINARITE - Dylife Mine, Dylife, Montgomeryshire, Wales Small dark blue sparkling Linarite crystals on quartz/chalcopyrite matrix 1.50p 1
EX252 #9616 MAGNETITE - Hafotty Fach, Arthog, Merionethshire, Wales Mass of black octahedral Magnetite crystals in matrix SOLD OUT .
EX98 #10350 PYROMORPHITE - Bwlch Glas Mine, Talybont, Cardiganshire, Wales Carpet of green acicular Pyromorphite crystals on matrix 1.50p 1
Scotland
EX206 #3648 ANALCITE - Camas nan Sidhein, Moonen Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland Small glass clear Analcite crystals lining cavities in basalt matrix 1.00 1
EX221 #14450 HARMOTOME - Guisachan Quarry, Tomich, Invernesshire, Scotland Classic colourless "cruciform" Harmotome crystals on granite matrix 1.00 1
EX253 #11142 LINARITE - West Blackcraig Mine, Blackcraig, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Small dark blue Linarite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
Ireland - North & South
. None currently available . . .
Africa
. None currently available . . .
America - North & South
. None currently available . . .
Asia & Australasia
EX254 #F100 CHABAZITE variety HERSCHELITE - Bickers Quarry, Tokatoka, Kaipara, New Zealand Pale brown tabular hexagonal "Herschelite" crystals with some darker brown Siderite in a cavity in matrix 1.50p 1
EX255 #F721 PYROMORPHITE - Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., NSW, Australia Pale brown hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
Europe including Russia
EX153 #F4793 DESCLOIZITE - Legatenswand, Bleiberg, Carinthia, Austria Small black Descloizite crystals covering areas of matrix 1.50p 1
EX40 #F3145 ERYTHRITE - Schmiedestollen, Wittichen, Black Forest, Germany Tiny pink Erythrite crystals plus some green Zeunerite on granite matrix 1.50p 1
EX175 #F6086 LAUEITE - Cornelia Mine, Hagendorf-Sud, Bavaria, Germany Small orange Laueite crystals in a cavity in matrix 1.00 1
EX94 #F3936 OSUMILITE - Funtana Figu Quarry, Marrubio, Mt. Arci, Sardinia, Italy Black tabular Osumilite crystals embedded in whitish Tridymite on matrix 2.00 1
EX207 #F2587 SPHALERITE & MARCASITE - Unser Fritz Mine, Fritz, Wanne-Eickel, Germany Small black complex Sphalerite crystals with small brassy tabular Marcasite crystals on dolomite matrix 2.00 1
EX193 #F6095 STRONTIANITE - Beauvoisin, Drome, Auvergne, France Spherical aggregates of white acicular Strontianite crystals on calcite in a cavity in matrix 1.50p 1
EX194 #F1453 STRUNZITE - Cornelia Mine, Hagendorf-Sud, Bavaria, Germany Pale yellow acicular Strunzite crystals in cavities in matrix 2.00 1
EX196 #F6311 VANADINITE - Waldbrand Adit, Hochobir, Karawanken, Carinthia, Austria Orange brown hexagonal Vanadinite crystals on quartz matrix 1.00 1
Thumbnails
EX256 AURICHALCITE - Pibble Mine, Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Sky blue micaceous looking Aurichalcite infilling cavities in gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
EX208 #10782 HAEMATITE - Florence Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Black bladed Specular Haematite on quartz/haematite matrix 3.00 1
EX257 #F2883 PYROMORPHITE - Haus Baden Mine, Badenweiler, Black Forest, Germany Green hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals plus a little Cerussite on quartz matrix 2.00 1
Smelters
EX258 #C1141 MALACHITE - Whashton Smelter, Richmond, North Yorkshire, England Small piece of green botryoidal malachite in a cavity in smelter slag SOLD OUT .
EX259 #C824 SPANGOLITE - Whashton Smelter, Richmond, North Yorkshire, England Small bluish green hexagonal Spangolite crystals in a cavity in smelter slag SOLD OUT .