Micromounts Scotland...........Updated 22 March 2019
400 ANALCITE - Road Cutting, Struan, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland Whitish to colourless Analcite Crystals on basalt matrix 50p 1.00 2 3
401 ANALCITE & MESOLITE - Road Cutting, Struan, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland Whitish to colourless Analcite Crystals with acicular Mesolite crystals on basalt matrix 1.00 1
402 ANDRADITE - Allt Coire Chleirich, Kintore, Aberdeenshire, Scotland SOLD Cluster of brown intergrown Andradite crystals on andradite matrix . .
403 ANDRADITE - Coatsgate Quarry, Beattock, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Dark orangy-brown, very gemmy, Andradite crystals on matrix . .
404 ANDRADITE & CALCITE - Coatsgate Quarry, Beattock, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Dark orangy-brown Andradite crystals with greyish Calcite crystals on matrix . .
405 APOPHYLLITE - Dunvegan Quarry, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Creamy coloured blocky Apophyllite crystals in a cavity in basalt matrix . .
406 ARSENOPYRITE - Louisa Mine, Glendinnig, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Small grey elongated Arsenopyrite crystals in quartz matrix . .
407 BARYTES - Allt Tighe Cumhaig, Struy, Invernesshire, Scotland Clusters of colourless blocky Barytes crystals, some with minute sulphide inclusions, little or no matrix 1.00 1
408 BREWSTERITE - Whitesmith Mine, Strontian, Argyllshire, Scotland Colourless to pale brown Brewsterite crystals on Calcite crystals on granite/calcite/barytes matrix 1.00 1.50p 8 7
409 CERUSSITE - Hopeful Vein, Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland SOLD Whitish Cerussite crystals with green Pyromorphite on matrix . .
410 CERUSSITE - Pibble Mine, Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Small whitish Cerussite crystals in gossan matrix 50p 1
411 CHABAZITE & CALCITE - Oisgill Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Colourless rhombic Chabazite crystals with off white rhombic Calcite crystals on matrix . .
412 CHRYSOCOLLA Pseudo after VESZELYITE - Straitstep Vein, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Bluish-green Chrysocolla completely replacing Veszelyite crystals on Hemimorphite in quartz gossan matrix . .
413 CHRYSOTILE - Old Hagdale Quarry, Unst, Shetland Islands, Scotland Greenish Chrysotile, no matrix 1.00 1
414 CLINOHUMITE - Camas Malag, Kilchrist, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Aggregates of Clinohumite crystals in cavities in clinohumite matrix . .
415 COWLESITE - Oisgill Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland Rounded aggregates of minute whitish Cowlesite crystals in cavities in basalt matrix 1.00 2
416 EPIDOTE & PUMPELLYITE - Creag Brimishgan, Loch na Keal, Isle of Mull, Argyllshire, Scotland Radiating sprays of yellowish-green acicular Epidote Crystals growing out of a carpet of dark green Pumpellyite crystals in cavities in matrix 1.00 1.50p 8 17
418 FLUORITE - Netherglen Quarry, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland Pale mauve cubic Fluorite crystals on matrix 1.00 1
419 HAEMATITE - Castletown Mine, Lochgilphead, Argyllshire, Scotland SOLD Small reddish-brown micaceous Haematite crystals in cavities in cellular quartz matrix . .
420 HARMOTOME - Guisachan Quarry, Tomich, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Classic colourless "cruciform" Harmotome crystals on granite matrix . .
421 HARMOTOME - MacDougalls Level, Tyndrum Mine, Tyndrum, Stirlingshire, Scotland SOLD Small glass clear Harmotome crystals in varying habits including "cruciform" on matrix . .
422 HARMOTOME & KAINOSITE-Y - Corrantee Mine, Strontian, Argyllshire, Scotland SOLD Classic colourless "cruciform" Harmotome crystals with small white silky Kainosite-Y crystals covering a calcite crystals . .
423 HEDENBERGITE - Loch Ainort, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Light grey-green intergrown masses of acicular hair-like Hedenbergite crystals in a cavity in granite matrix . .
424 HEMIMORPHITE - Pibble Mine, Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Cavities in gossan matrix lined with small greyish Hemimorphite crystals 50p 1.00 3 2
425 HYDROZINCITE - Whitesmith Mine, Strontian, Argyllshire White Hydrozincite coating Calcite crystals on matrix 50p 1.00 1 1
426 MAGNETITE - Coire Buidhe, Loch Creran, Argyllshire, Scotland Small black octahedral Magnetite crystals on quartz matrix +/- epidote 50p 2
427 METASTIBNITE & STIBNITE - Louisa Mine, Glenridding, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Small areas of red Meta-Stibnite on bright silvery Stibnite in matrix . .
428 MOLYBDENITE & FERRIMOLYBDITE - Chapel of Garioch, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland SOLD Bright silvery-grey hexagonal Molybdenite plates embedded in quartz matrix with pale yellow feathery acicular Ferrimolybdite in association . .
429 MOTTRAMITE - Whytes Cleugh, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Tiny dark brown Mottramite crystals thickly lining cavities in matrix 1.00 1
430 MULLITE - Port na Cloidheig, Loch Scridain, Isle of Mull, Argyllshire, Scotland Pale pink, square sectioned Mullite crystals embedded in baked mudstone matrix +/- Sapphire 50p 1
431 NATROLITE on PREHNITE - Loanhead Quarry, Beith, Ayrshire, Scotland Colourless natrolite crystals on very pale green Prehnite in cavities in Prehnite matrix 1.50p 1
432 PHILLIPSITE - Oisgill Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Cavity in basalt matrix lined with whitish blocky Phillipsite crystals . .
433 PREHNITE Pseudo after LAUMONTITE - Sgurr nan Cearcall, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland Stacks of whitish tabular Prehnite crystals replacing former Laumontite crystals on matrix 1.50p 1
434 PYROMORPHITE - Belton Grain Vein, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Yellowish-green to orange hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals in matrix 1.00 1.50p 2 1
435 PYROMORPHITE - Glengonnar Shaft, Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland Green to orange hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals on matrix 1.00 4
436 PYROMORPHITE - Hopeful Vein, Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland SOLD Yellowish-orange hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals in matrix . .
437 PYROMORPHITE - Susanna Mine, Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland Green to orange Pyromorphite crystals on matrix 50p 1.00 2 4
438 PYROMORPHITE - Whytes Cleugh, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Small greenish-yellow to orange hexagonal Pyromorphite on matrix 50p 1.00 1.50p 2 1 1
441 SPHALERITE - Louisa Mine, Glenridding, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Black modified Sphalerite crystals in cavities in quartz/sphalerite matrix . .
442 SPHALERITE & PYRITE - Whitesmith Mine, Strontian, Argyllshire, Scotland Black modified tetrahedral Sphalerite crystals with brassy cubic Pyrite crystals on matrix 1.00 1
443 SPHALERITE, QUARTZ & DOLOMITE - Louisa Mine, Glenridding, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Black modified Sphalerite crystals with colourless Quartz crystals and brownish rhombohedral Dolomite on matrix . .
444 SPHALERITE & SULPHUR - Louisa Mine, Glenridding, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Black modified Sphalerite crystals with tiny very pale yellow Sulphur crystals in cavities in quartz/sphalerite matrix . .
445 STIBNITE - Blackhillock Quarry, Keith, Morayshire, Scotland SOLD Silvery with a light tarnish Stibnite crystals in calcite matrix . .
446 STIBNITE - Hare Hill Mine, New Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland Grey or lightly tarnished, very fine acicular to relatively thicker Stibnite crystals in cavities in quartz/stibnite matrix 1.00 1.50p 2 1
447 STIBNITE - Louisa Mine, Glenridding, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Small silvery acicular Stibnite crystals in a cavity in matrix . .
448 STILBITE - Bracadale, Loch Harport, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland Small whitish flat topped Stilbite crystals in cavities in matrix 50p 1
449 STILBITE - Glas Beinn Mhor Granite, Loch Ainort, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Colourless Stilbite crystals in cavities in granite matrix . .
450 STILBITE & LAUMONTITE - Moonen Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Quite large 2cm clear Stilbite crystal with white Laumontite crystals attached, no matrix . .
451 STRONTIANITE & CALCITE - Trearn Quarry, Gateside, Beith, Ayrshire SOLD White sphere of minute spiky Strontianite crystals on pale brown Calcite crystals in a cavity in limestone matrix . .
452 THOMSONITE - Oisgill Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Sprays of thin whitish bladed Thomsonite crystals in a cavity in basalt matrix . .
453 TOPAZ - Beinn Tarsuinn, Isle of Arran, Buteshire, Scotland SOLD Small colourless Topaz crystals in cavities in granite matrix . .
454 VALENTINITE - Louisa Mine, Glendinning, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Creamy coloured Valentinite crystals in cavities in sphalerite matrix . .
454a VALENTINITE - Louisa Mine, Glendinning, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Creamy coloured Valentinite crystals in a mostly valentinite/stibnite matrix . .
455 WULFENITE - Gairnshiel Mine, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, Scotland SOLD Small orange Wulfenite crystals with a little Pyromorphite in a cavity in granite matrix . .