Micromounts - Cumberland & Westmorland...........Updated 10 May 2022
2755 ADAMITE - Sandbed Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Pale green crystalline crusts of Adamite on quartz matrix 1.00 2
8077 AGARDITE/ZALESIITE - Potts Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small sprays of tiny pale green acicular Agardite/Zalesiite crystals in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
8078 ANATASE - Spout Crag Quarry, Langdale, Cumberland, England Brown bipyramidal Anatase crystals on quartz matrix. Specimen mounted on a piece of wire 1.00 1
6034 ANGLESITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Colourless "spear shaped" Anglesite crystals in a cavity in matrix 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
8079 AURICHALCITE & HEMIMORPHITE - Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Sky blue feathery Aurichalcite crystalswith some colourless bladed Hemimorphite crystals in gossan 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 SOLD OUT .
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
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
8080 BAYLDONITE - Brandy Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Green botryoidal Balydonite in cavities in quartz gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
8081 BAYLDONITE & MALACHITE - Brandy Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Green botryoidal Bayldonite with small pale green acicular Malachite crystals on quartz gossan matrix 1.50p 1
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 2
1787 BEAUDANTITE - Deer Hills, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Greenish-yellow crust of minute Beaudantite crystals on quartz matrix 1.50p 2
8082 BEAUDANTITE - Tynebottom Mine, Garrigill, Cumberland, England Dusting of very minute yellowish green Beudantite crystals on matrix 1.00 1
8083 BEAUDANTITE & MIMETITE - Dry Gully, Brandy Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Tiny yellowish green Beudantite crystals with small clear Mimetite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix 1.50p 1
285 BISMUTHINITE - Shap Granite Quarry, Shap, Westmorland, England Grey Bismuthinite with light tarnishing embedded in granite matrix 1.00 1
8084 BROCHANTITE - Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small dark green bladed Brochantite crystals on matrix 1.00 1.50p 2.00 1 1 1
8085 BROCHANTITE & LINARITE - Tynebottom Mine, Garrigill, Cumberland, England Small dark green Brochantite crystals with dark blue Linarite on limestone matrix 1.00 1
7027 CALCITE - Lindal Moor Mine, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumberland, England Whitish rhombohedral Calcite crystals lining cavities in gossan matrix +\- a little black feathery Pyrolusite 1.00 3
7028 CALCITE - Ullcoats Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Colourless prismatic "nail-head" Calcite crystals on an "iron" matrix 1.00 1
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
8086 CALEDONITE & ANGLESITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small greenish-blue gemmy Caledonite crystals with colourless Anglesite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
8087 CALEDONITE & LEADHILLITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small greenish-blue Caledonite crystals with small colourless hexagonal Leadhillite crystals in a cavity in matrix 1.50p 1
8088 CALEDONITE & LINARITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small greenish-blue Caledonite crystals with blue crystalline Linarite in cavities in quartz matrix 1.50p 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
8089 CERUSSITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Nice coverage of whitish tabular Cerussite crystals on matrix 2.00 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
8090 CERUSSITE - Yewthwaite Mine, Newlands Valley, Cumberland, England White jackstraw Cerussite crystals in a cavity in galena/quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
7031 CERUSSITE & BARYTES - Kinniside Mine, Cleator Moor, Cumberland, England White platy Cerussite crystals showing evidence of cyclic twinning with greyish blocky Barytes crystals on matrix 1.50p 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
1795 CHRYSOCOLLA Pseudomorphs after MALACHITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Bluish green Chryscoclla completely replacing acicular Malachite on matrix 1.00 1
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
8091 CORKITE - Iron Crag, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small spiky yellowish-green Corkite crystals on goethite matrix 1.00 1.50p 1 1
288 DOLOMITE - Frizington, Cumberland, England Creamy coloured "curved" Dolomite crystals with tiny spheres of haematite on matrix 1.50p 1
289 EPIDOTE - Shap Blue Quarry, Shap, Westmorland, England Sprays of olive-green crystalline Epidote embedded in matrix, no crystal terminations 1.00 4
8092 FLUORITE & BARYTES - Shap Granite Quarry, Shap, Westmorland, England Pale mauve cubic Fluorite crystals in cavities in pinkish bladed Barytes crystals on quartz 1.00 1
8093 FLUORITE, BARYTES & QUARTZ - Florence Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Colourless cubic to tabular Fluorite crystals with white tabular Barytes crystals and colourless Quartz crystals (on reverse), no matrix 2.50p 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 2
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
8094 HAEMATITE - Parkside Mine, Cleator Moor, Cumberland, England Solid piece of "Kidney Ore", no matrix 1.00 1
2778 HAEMATITE & QUARTZ - Florence Mine, Egremont, Cumberland, England Shiny black very thin platy Haematite crystals on colourless Quartz crystals SOLD OUT .
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
8095 HEMIMORPHITE - Myers Head Mine, Hartsop, Westmorland, England Cavities in matrix lined with small colourless Hemimorphite crystals +/- Cerussite 1.00 1.50p 2 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
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
8096 JAMESONITE - Wet Swine Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Very fine dark hair-like Jamesonite fibres with a little Arsenopyrite in cavities in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
8097 LANGITE & HEMIMORPHITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small blue Langite crystals white small white Hemimorphite crystals in a cavity in mixed sulphide matrix plus a little Brochantite SOLD OUT .
8098 LEADHILLITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Clear tabular hexagonal Leadhillite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
8099 LEADHILLITE & BINDHEIMITE - Thief Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small clear tabular hexagonal Leadhillite crystals with pale yellow earthy in a cavities in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
7038 LINARITE - Silver Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Sprays of blue Linarite crystals on matrix +/- Malachite 1.00 2
8100 LINARITE & BROCHANTITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Sprays of dark bladed Linarite crystals with tiny green Brochantite crystals on matrix 2.00 1
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
8101 LINARITE, CERUSSITE & ANGLESITE - Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small dark blue Linarite crystals with colourless Cerussite & Anglesite crystals in cavities in 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
8102 METASTIBNITE & STIBICONITE - Wet Swine Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Dark red Meta-Stibnite with yellow Stibiconite on quartz/stibnite matrix SOLD OUT .
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
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
8103 PHARMACOSIDERITE - Deer Hills, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small green cubic Pharmacosiderite crystals in cavities in gossan matrix 1.00 1
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
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 3.00 1 1 2
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
8104 PYROMORPHITE - Thief Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Aggregates of yellow Pyromorphite crystals on quartz matrix 1.00 1
8105 ROSASITE Peudomorphs after MALACHITE - Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Bluish green sprays of Rosasite partially or completely replacing Malachite on the surface of quartz gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
8106 ROSASITE & HEMIMORPHITE - Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Greenish blue Rosasite spheres with colourless bladed Hemimorphite crystals on quartz gossan matrix 1.50p 1
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
6063 SPHALERITE - Driggith Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small dark sherry coloured Sphalerite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix 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
8107 WULFENITE & PYROMORPHITE - Poddy Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Orange blocky and tabular Wulfenite crystals with green Pyromorphite crystals on quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
8108 ZINCOLIVENITE - Potts Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Sprays of tiny green Zincolivenite crystals in a cavity in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .