Micromounts - Cumberland & Westmorland...........Updated 27 September 2021
2755 ADAMITE - Sandbed Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Pale green crystalline crusts of Adamite on quartz matrix 1.00 2
6034 ANGLESITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Colourless "spear shaped" Anglesite crystals in a cavity in matrix 50p 1
4077 ANGLESITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small colourless chisel shaped Anglesite crystals in a cavity in matrix 1.00 1
2759 ARAGONITE - Carrock Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Clear Aragonite crystals in cavity in Dolomite/Ankerite matrix 1.00 1
1087 ARAGONITE - Parkhouse Quarry, Greystoke, Cumberland, England Colourless bladed Aragonite crystals on brown Calcite 1.50p 1
2760 ARSENOPYRITE - Carrock Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Silvery grey Arsenopyrite crystals embedded in quartz matrix plus a little pyrite 1.00 1
1090 AURICHALCITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Sky-blue Aurichalcite lining a cavity in matrix plus a few colourless hemimrophite crystals 50p 1
6035 AZURITE - Cote Garth, High Longrigg Mine, Kirkby Stephen, Hartley, Eden, Cumberland, England Small to tiny deep blue Azurite crystals in cavities in matrix SOLD OUT .
2761 AZURITE - High Longrigg Mine, Kirkby Stephen, Hartley, Eden, Cumberland, England Small to tiny deep blue Azurite crystals in cavities in matrix +/- Malachite 1.00 1.50p 4 1
1783 AZURITE & CHALCOPYRITE - High Longrigg Mine, Kirkby Stephen, Hartley, Eden, Cumberland, England Small deep blue Azurite crystals with bronze coloured Chalcopyrite crystals in matrix 1.00 1
2762 AZURITE & MALACHITE - High Longrigg Mine, Kirkby Stephen, Hartley, Eden, Cumberland, England Small to tiny deep blue Azurite crystals with green Malachite in cavities in matrix 1.00 1.50p 1 2
2763 AZURITE & ZINCOLIVENITE - High Longrigg Mine, Kirkby Stephen, Hartley, Eden, Cumberland, England Small to tiny deep blue Azurite crystals with green Zincolivenite which occurs as a minutely crystallised thin crust on Malachite in cavities in matrix 1.00 1.50p 2.00 1 3 2
6036 BARYTES - Beckermet Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Clear tabular Barytes crystals in a cavity in haematite matrix lined with "specular" Haematite crystals 50p 1
2764 BARYTES - Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Clear thin tabular or elongated Barytes crystals on or in cavities in matrix 1.00 1.50p 1 2
1091 BARYTES - Scaleburn Mine, Nenthead, Cumberland, England White tabular Barytes crystals in matrix. Ex Peter Braithwaite collection 1.00 2
2765 BARYTES & BEAUDANTITE - Deer Hills, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Clear tabular Barytes crystals on minutely crystallised yellowish green Beaudantite crystals in a cavity in quartz matrix 1.00 1
5092 BARYTOCALCITE - Blagill Mine, Alston, Cumberland, England Off-white Barytocalcite crystals in a cavitiy in matrix 1.00 3
2766 BAYLDONITE - Brandy Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Green botryoidal Balydonite in cavities in quartz gossan matrix 50p 1.00 1 2
6037 BAYLDONITE - Driggith Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Green crusts of Bayldonite on matrix SOLD OUT .
2767 BEAUDANTITE - Brandy Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Tiny yellowish green Beaudantite crystals in a cavity in gossan matrix 1.00 1
4078 BEAUDANTITE - Dry Gully, Brandy Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small yellowish green Beaudantite crystals +/- a few white hexagonal Mimetite crystals on iron-stained quartz matrix 1.00 1
1787 BEAUDANTITE - Deer Hills, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Greenish-yellow crust of minute Beaudantite crystals on quartz matrix 1.50p 2
285 BISMUTHINITE - Shap Granite Quarry, Shap, Westmorland, England Grey Bismuthinite with light tarnishing embedded in granite matrix 1.00 1
2768 BROCHANTITE - Dale Head Mine, Ennerdale, Cumberland, England Small green tabular Brochantite crystals scattered in a cavity in quartz matrix 1.50p 1
2769 BROCHANTITE - Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small dark green Brochantite crystals on matrix 1.00 1.50p 1 1
6038 CALCITE - Ullcoats Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Colourless prismatic "nail-head" Calcite crystals on an "iron" matrix 1.00 1.50p 2 1
6039 CALEDONITE - Driggith Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Nice small greenish-blue doubly-terminated Caledonite crystal in shallow cavities in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
1790 CALEDONITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small greenish blue Caledonite crystals in cavities in galena/quartz matrix 1.50p 1
5095 CALEDONITE - Short Grain, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small cavities in matrix completely filled with small sky-blue acicular Caledonite crystals 1.00 1.50p 1 2
2771 CALEDONITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small greenish blue elongated Caledonite crystals in a cavity in quartz matrix 1.00 1
2774 CARMINITE & BEAUDANTITE - Deer Hills, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Minute red Carminite crystals with minute greenish-yellow Beaudantite crystals on quartz matrix +/- Mimetite, Arsenopyrite 2.50p 1
286 CERUSSITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Whitish to clear Cerussite crystals in cavities in quartz/galena matrix +/- Malachite, Bindheimite 1.00 1
1792 CERUSSITE - Saddleback Old Mine, Blencathra, Cumberland, England Whitish to black (included) Cerussite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix 1.00 1.50p 1 1
1793 CERUSSITE & FLUORITE - Hilton Mine, Scordale, Cumberland, England White "jackstraw" Cerussite crystals on orange yellow cubic Fluorite crystals in cavities in matrix 1.00 1
6040 CERUSSITE & LINARITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England White elongated Cerussite crystals in cavities in gossan matrix the surface of which has a crust of small Linarite crystals 1.00 2
1102 CERUSSITE & PYROMORPHITE - Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small clear Cerussite crystals with pale yellow hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix 1.00 1
6041 CHRYSOCOLLA - 60 Fm Level, Sandbed Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Greenish-blue botryoidal Chrysocolla lining cavities in gossan matrix 1.00 1
1795 CHRYSOCOLLA Pseudomorphs after MALACHITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Bluish green Chryscoclla completely replacing acicular Malachite on matrix 1.00 3
1796 CHRYSOCOLLA - Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Blue Chrysocolla shot through quartz matrix 1.00 2
1797 CHRYSOCOLLA & HEMIMORPHITE - Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Blue Chrysocolla shot through matrix with cavities filled with whitish Hemimorphite crystals 1.50p 1
6042 CORONADITE, PLUMBOGUMMITE & PYROMORPHITE - Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Quartz matrix with 2 layers of Pyromorphite. Sandwiched in between is a glassy blue layer of Plumbogummite and a coating of black Coronadite covering most of the top surface SOLD OUT .
288 DOLOMITE - Frizington, Cumberland, England Creamy coloured "curved" Dolomite crystals with tiny spheres of haematite on matrix 1.50p 1
6043 DOLOMITE - Shap Beck Quarry, Shap, Westmorland, England Creamy coloured Dolomite crystals in a cavity in limestone matrix 50p 1
289 EPIDOTE - Shap Blue Quarry, Shap, Westmorland, England Sprays of olive-green crystalline Epidote embedded in matrix, no crystal terminations 1.00 4
6044 FLUORITE - Hilton Mine, Scordale, Cumberland, England Yellow interpenetrant twins or groups of cubic Fluorite crystals some with sulphide inclusions, no matrix. Very good colour 5.00 2
6045 FLUORITE - Ullcoats Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Colourless cubic Fluorite crystals on "specular" Haematite crystals on haematite matrix 1.00 1
6046 FLUORITE & BARYTES - Shap Granite Quarry, Shap, Westmorland, England Pale yellow cubic Fluorite crystals with some white bladed on drusy quartz lining a cavity in matrix 1.00 1
1801 HAEMATITE - Beckermet Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Shiny black thin tabular Haematite crystals in cavities in haematite matrix +/- Quartz 1.00 1.50p 3 1
6047 HAEMATITE - Florence Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Plates of shiny black thin Specular Haematite crystals showing some irridescence on matrix +/- Quartz crystals 1.00 4
1802 HAEMATITE - Haile Moor Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Shiny black thin tabular Haematite crystals in cavities in haematite matrix +/- Quartz 1.00 1.50p 1 2
2778 HAEMATITE & QUARTZ - Florence Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Shiny black very thin platy Haematite crystals on colourless Quartz crystals 1.00 1
4082 HEMIMORPHITE - Eagle Crag Mine, Grisedale, Westmorland, England Aggregates of tightly packed Hemimorphite crystals forming botryoidal aggregates and cavity linings in gossan matrix 1.00 2
6048 HEMIMORPHITE - Hartley Birkett, Kirkby Stephen, Cumberland, England Sprays of clear bladed Hemimorphite crystals lining cavities in matrix 1.00 1
2779 HEMIMORPHITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Spherical aggregates of small whitish Hemimorphite crystals in cavities in gossan matrix 1.00 3
6049 HEMIMORPHITE - Thief Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Sphere of small pale blue Hemimorphite in a cavity in matrix. Unusual colour for locality SOLD OUT .
4084 HEMIMORPHITE & LINARITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Cavity in gossan matrix lined with small silky white Hemimorphite crystals and dark blue Linarite 50p 1
2780 HYDROCERUSSITE - Thief Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small white to creamy coloured lenticular Hydrocerussite crystals plus some pale yellow Bindheimite in matrix 1.00 1
6050 LINARITE - Driggith Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small sprays of dark blue bladed Linarite crystals +/- some green Brochantite in matrix 1.00 1
6051 LINARITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Dark blue bladed crystalline Linarite spanning a cavity in quartz matrix 1.00 1
2784 LINARITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Sprays of blue Linarite crystals on matrix +/- Malachite 1.00 3
2785 LINARITE & BROCHANTITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Dark blue bladed Linarite crystals with small dark green lenticular Brochantite crystals in a cavity in gossan matrix 1.00 1
2786 LINARITE & CERUSSITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small sprays of blue Linarite crystals with whitish Cerussite crystals in cavities in matrix 1.50p 1
5101 LINARITE & CERUSSITE - Thief Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small sprays of blue Linarite crystals with whitish Cerussite crystals in matrix 1.50p 1
2787 LINARITE, MALACHITE & CERUSSITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small sprays of blue Linarite crystals with green botryoidal Malachite and whitish Cerussite crystals in cavities in matrix 2.00 1
6052 MALACHITE - Johnson's Vein, Fell End Clouds, Fell End, Ravenstonedale, Cumberland, England A mat of small green Malachite crystals on the surface of a quartz/fluorite matrix SOLD OUT .
6053 MALACHITE - Windy Brow Vein, Tynehead, Alston, Cumberland, England Green acicular Malachite crystals lining a cavity in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
297 MALACHITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Sprays of bright green acicular Malachite crystals in cavities in matrix 1.00 1
2791 MIMETITE - Brandy Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Yellowish green elongated hexagonal Mimetite crystals in a cavity in quartz matrix 1.00 1
299 MIMETITE - Deer Hills, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Clear to whitish acicular Mimetite crystals in cavities in matrix +/- Carminite, Beaudantite, Scorodite 1.00 1.50p 3 1
6054 MIMETITE - Driggith Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Pale yellow to green Mimetite crystals in various forms in cavities in quartz matrix 50p 1.00 4 1
6055 MIMETITE - Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Yellow to orange tabular to elongated often doubly-terminated Mimetite crystals on quartz matrix +/- Barytes 1.00 1.50p 11 4
1116 MIMETITE - Sandbed Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Green "barrel" shaped Mimetite crystals scattered over matrix 50p 2
6056 MIMETITE - 60 Fm Level, Sandbed Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Yellow green tabular hexagonal Mimetite crystals in quartz matrix 1.00 1
5103 MIMETITE & QUARTZ - Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Yellowish green Mimetite crystals on orange, iron-stained Quartz crystals in a cavity in quartz matrix 1.50p 1
2797 MUSCOVITE - Carrock Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Clusters of pale brown thin hexagonal "books" of Muscovite with pale green (fluoresces orange) Apatite. No matrix 2.00 1
2797a MUSCOVITE - Carrock Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Clusters of pale brown thin hexagonal "books" of Muscovite in a acvity in quartz matrix 1.00 1
309 PHARMACOSIDERITE - Deer Hills, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Thin crusts of minute green/yellow/brown cubic Pharmacosiderite crystals on matrix 50p 1
6056a PHILLIPSBURGITE - Driggith Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Green micro-crystalline crusts and spheres of Phillipsburgite in cavities in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
6057 PYROMORPHITE - Copperthwaite Vein, Fremington Edge, Reeth, North Yorkshire, England Small pale green to green Pyromorphite crystals scattered over and coating thin tabular Barytes crystals in cavities in matrix 1.00 1
6058 PYROMORPHITE - Driggith Opencut, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small green barrel shaped Pyromorphite crystals on quartz matrix. Very typical for this locality SOLD OUT .
6059 PYROMORPHITE - Hard Rigg Edge, Hartside, Westmorland, England Green hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals displaying "banding" on the crystals in a cavity in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
312 PYROMORPHITE - Mexico Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Cavities in quartz matrix lined with pale green hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals 1.00 3
1806 PYROMORPHITE - Mexico Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Yellow green hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals on quartz matrix 1.00 1.50p 1 1
313 PYROMORPHITE - Mexico Opencut, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Nice bright, quite large (up to 10mm), yellow-green hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals, no matrix 1.00 1.50p 2.00 3.00 1 12 1 21
6060 PYROMORPHITE - Millrigg Mine, Staveley, Cumberland, England Tiny pale yellow Pyromorphite crystals in cavities in matrix SOLD OUT .
1807 PYROMORPHITE - Saddleback Old Mine, Blencathra, Cumberland, England White to green, hexagonal to acicular Pyromorphite crystals in cavities and on quartz matrix 1.00 1.50p 2.00 2.50p 3.00 4.00 3 8 5 2 5 3
4085 PYROMORPHITE - Thief Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Rounded aggregates of small greenish yellow Pyromorphite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix 1.00 3
6061 QUARTZ, HAEMATITE & CALCITE - Florence Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Reddish orange Quartz crystals with some grey hexagonal Calcite crystals on a reddish micaceous Haematite matrix 1.00 1
1809 ROSASITE - Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Greenish blue aggregates of Rosasite spheres on quartz matrix 1.00 1
6062 RUSSELLITE - Buckbarrow Beck, Corney Fell, Cumberland, England Tiny pale yellow spots and specks of Russellite on gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
2802 SCORODITE - Deer Hills, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Pale greyish-blue crystalline crust of tiny Scorodite crystals on matrix, +/- Carminite, Beaudantite 1.00 2.00 1 1
1810 SELENITE - Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Cumberland, England Sprays of clear thin bladed Selenite crystals, no matrix 50p 1.00 1 1
6063 SPHALERITE - Driggith Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small dark sherry coloured Sphalerite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix 50p 1
4086 SPHALERITE - Haggs Mine, Nenthead, Cumberland, England Deep sherry coloured to black Sphalerite crystals scattered over matrix 1.50p 1
1813 SPHALERITE, SIDERITE & QUARTZ - Force Crag Mine, Coledale, Cumberland, England Black Sphalerite crystals with light brown curved Siderite crystals and clear Quartz crystals on matrix 1.00 2
5107 WAVELLITE - Cobalt Mine, Scar Crag, Causey Pike, Cumberland, England Pale green Wavellite in quartz matrix displaying radiating crystal structure 1.00 2
6064 WITHERITE - Haggs Mine, Nenthead, Cumberland, England Part of a large grey Witherite crystal with a little white Barytes attached 1.00 1
2806 ZINCOLIVENITE & AZURITE - High Longrigg Mine, Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, England Green Zincolivenite which occurs as a minutely crystallised thin crust on Malachite with small to tiny dark blue Azurite crystals in cavities/on matrix 1.50p 1