Specimens removed from my Collection..............Updated 10 May 2022Cornwall & Devon
EX231 #10635 ANATASE - Wheal Busy, Chacewater, Cornwall, England Deep blue/black bipyramidal Anatase crystals in chlorite matrix 1.50p 1
EX270 #4040 CASSITERITE - Cligga Head, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England Dark brown black heavy Cassiterite with a few crystals and a little quartz matrix 1.50p 1
EX164 #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
EX271 #10509 DUFRENITE - Gunheath Pit, St. Austell, Cornwall, England Dark green spherical sections of Dufrenite in granite matrix 1.00 1
EX272 #4550 PHARMACOSIDERITE - Hemerdon Bal Mine, Plympton, Devon, England Small intergrown cluster of orange Pharmacosiderite crystals on quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
Cumberland & Westmorland
EX273 #11225 CALEDONITE & BARYTES - Dry Smale Gill, Caldbeck fells, Cumberland, England Small greenish blue Caledonite crystals with colourless tabular Barytes crystals and a little Linarite & Pyromorphite 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
EX130 #6974 PYROMORPHITE - Saddleback Old Mine, Blencathra, Cumberland, England 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
EX274 #7946 CALCITE - Heights Quarry, Westgate, Weardale, Co. Durham, England Single greyish tabular hexagonal Calcite crystal, no matrix SOLD OUT .
EX275 #12752 CARBONATE-CYANOTRICHITE - Lunehead Mine, Lunedale, Co. Durham, England Sprays of tiny blue acicular Ca-Cyanotrichite crystals on calcite matrix 50p 1
EX276 #12075 MALACHITE - Lunehead Mine, Lunedale, Co. Durham, England Green acicular Malachite crystals on barytes matrix SOLD OUT .
EX53 #812 MOTTRAMITE - Mottram St. Andrews, Cheshire, England Greyish-black rounded aggregates of Mottramite on sandstone matrix 2.50p 1
EX184 #5136 PHOSGENITE - Clevedon Beach, Clevedon, Somerset, England Grey Phosgenite crystals in a cavity in barytes matrix 1.00 1
EX277 #12567 PYROMORPHITE, BARYTES & FLUORITE - Dog Rake Vein, Calver, Derbyshire, England Light green Pyromorphite "stain" on small creamy tabular Barytes crystals and purple cubic Fluorite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
EX134 #13971 WITHERITE - Settlingstones Mine, Hexham, Northumberland, England Creamy tabular hexagonal Witherite crystals in a cavity in witherite matrix 1.50p 1
Wales
EX171 #9362 HARMOTOME - Dolyhir Quarry, Old Radnor, Radnorshire, Wales White to clear "cruciform" Harmotome crystals on matrix 2.00 1
EX278 MILLERITE - Eaglebrook Mine, Talybont, Cardiganshire, Wales Brassy acicular Millerite crystals in quartz/chalcopyrite matrix 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 SOLD OUT .
Ireland - North & South
. None currently available . . .
Africa
EX279 #F6397 EPHESITE - Devon Mine, Cape province, South Africa Pinkish micaceous looking Ephesite crystals comprising the bulk of the specimen 4.00 1
America - North & South
EX280 #F626 BIXBYITE - Thomas Mountain, Juab Co., Utah, USA Black cubic Bixbyite crystal sat on rhyolite matrix SOLD OUT .
EX281 #F6839 BURBANKITE - Jones Mill Quarry, Magnet Cove, Pulaski Co., Arkansas, USA Small pale yellow prismatic Burbankite crystals in cavities in granitic matrix SOLD OUT .
EX282 #F6834 HELVITE - Big Rock(3M) Quarry, Granite Mountain, Pulaski Co., Arkansas, USA Small pale yellow tetrahedral Helvite crystals with small white/clear Analcite crystals in cavities in granitic matrix SOLD OUT .
EX283 #F6835 HELVITE - Big Rock(3M) Quarry, Granite Mountain, Pulaski Co., Arkansas, USA Small pale yellow tetrahedral Helvite crystals with small white/clear Analcite crystals in cavities in granitic matrix 2.00 1
EX284 #F1609 JAROSITE - Gold Hill Mine, Tooele Co., Utah, USA Small brown Jarosite crystals covering goethite matrix 1.50p 1
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 SOLD OUT .
Europe including Russia
EX285 #F5883 ADAMITE-Ni - KM3, Lavrion, Greece Small distinctive green Adamite-Ni crystals on matrix plus some Annabergite crystals 1.50p 1
EX286 #F2181 ANNABERGITE - KM3 Mine, Lavrion, Greece Cavities in gossan matrix containing bright green "classic" Annabergite crystals 2.00 1
EX287 #F5809 ANNABERGITE - KM3 Mine, Lavrion, Greece Cavities in gossan matrix containing bright green "classic" Annabergite crystals 2.00 1
EX262 #F3347 DUFRENITE - Les Montmins, Echassieres, Allier, France Small dark green Dufrenite spheres with some lighter green Kidwellite in cavities in quartz matrix 1.50p 1
EX263 #F2468 EPISTILBITE - Siatorska Bukovinka Quarry, Cerova Vrchovina, Slovakia Whitish to clear Epistilbite crystals on matrix 1.00 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 SOLD OUT .
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
EX288 #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
. None currently available . . .