Micromounts Scotland...........Updated 29 June 2018
1142 ALLANITE-Ce - Loch Ainort, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Small black thin tabular Allanite-Ce crystal in a cavity in granitic matrix . .
1143 ANALCITE - Road Cutting, Struan, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland Whitish to colourless Analcite Crystals on basalt matrix 50p 1.00 2 3
1144 ANALCITE & MESOLITE - Road Cutting, Struan, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland Whitish to colourless Analcite Crystals with acicular Mesolite crystals on basalt matrix 1.00 2
1145 ANALCITE, MESOLITE & CALCITE - Road Cutting, Struan, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Whitish to colourless Analcite Crystals with acicular Mesolite crystals with minute Calcite crystals speared on them on basalt matrix . .
1146 ANDRADITE - Coatsgate Quarry, Beattock, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Dark orangy-brown, very gemmy, Andradite crystals on matrix 50p 1
1147 ANDRADITE & CALCITE - Coatsgate Quarry, Beattock, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Dark orangy-brown Andradite crystals with greyish Calcite crystals on matrix 50p 1
1148 ANGLESITE - Loch na Meine Mine, Strathglass, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Small clear Anglesite crystals in cavities in decomposed galena matrix . .
1149 ANGLESITE & CERUSSITE - Loch na Meine Mine, Strathglass, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Small clear Anglesite crystals with clear (different shaped) Cerussite crystals in cavities in decomposed galena matrix . .
1150 AUGITE - Bail Hill, Sanquhar, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Single very dark blackish green Augite crystal, no matrix 1.50p 1
1151 AURICHALCITE - Pibble Mine, Creetown, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland SOLD Greenish-blue feathery aggregates of Aurichalcite crystals in gossan matrix . .
237 BARYTES - Allt Tighe Cumhaig, Struy, Invernesshire, Scotland Clusters of colourless blocky Barytes crystals, some with minute sulphide inclusions, little or no matrix 50p 1.00 1 2
1152 BARYTES - Loch na Meine Mine, Strathglass, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Clear tabular Barytes crystals in cavities in matrix plus a little green Pyromorphite . .
238 BARYTES - Tronach Head, Portknockie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Clear to reddish-brown (iron inclusions), tabular Barytes crystals on matrix 1.00 1.50p 1 1
239 BREWSTERITE - Whitesmith Mine, Strontian, Argyllshire, Scotland Colourless to pale brown Strontianite crystals on Calcite crystals on granite/calcite/barytes matrix 1.00 1.50p 8 7
1153 CALCITE - Coatsgate Quarry, Beattock, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Grey Calcite crystals with a dusting of red haematite flakes on matrix . .
1154 CALCITE, BIOTITE & SPHENE - Loch Ainort, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Small white Calcite "pyramids" with dark green Biotite and small tan coloured sphene crystals in granitic matrix . .
1155 CALEDONITE - Whytes Cleugh, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Sky-blue elongated Caledonite crystals in a cavity in matrix . .
1156 CERUSSITE - Hopeful Vein, Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland SOLD Whitish Cerussite crystals in a cavity in matrix . .
1157 CERUSSITE - Loch na Meine Mine, Strathglass, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Small whitish Cerussite crystals in cavity in decomposed galena matrix . .
1158 CERUSSITE - Pibble Mine, Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Small whitish Cerussite crystals in gossan matrix 50p 2
1159 CERUSSITE, ANGLESITE & PYROMORPHITE - Loch na Meine Mine, Strathglass, Invernesshire, ScotlandSOLD Small whitish Cerussite crystals with small clear Anglesite crystals and small green Pyromorphite crystals in matrix . .
241 CHRYSOCOLLA Pseudo after VESZELYITE - Straitstep Vein, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Bluish-green Chrysocolla completely replacing Veszelyite crystals on Hemimorphite in quartz gossan matrix 1.00 1.50p 1 1
242 CHRYSOTILE - Old Hagdale Quarry, Unst, Shetland Islands, Scotland Greenish Chrysotile, no matrix 1.00 1
1160 COWLESITE - Oisgill Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland Rounded aggregates of minute whitish Cowlesite crystals in cavities in basalt matrix 1.00 1.50p 2 1
1161 COWLESITE & CALCITE - Oisgill Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Rounded aggregates of minute whitish Cowlesite crystals with small rhombohedral Calcite crystals in a cavity in basalt matrix . .
1162 COWLESITE & CHABAZITE - Oisgill Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Rounded aggregates of minute whitish Cowlesite crystals with small glassy rhombohedral Chabazite crystals in cavities in basalt matrix . .
1163 EPIDOTE, PREHNITE & PUMPELLYITE - Creag Brimishgan, Loch na Keal, Isle of Mull, Scotland SOLD Radiating sprays of yellowish-green acicular Epidote crystals with aggregates of tightly packed platy Prehnite crystals growing out of a carpet of dark green Pumpellyite crystals in cavities in matrix . .
1164 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
244 EPISTILBITE & PUMPELLYITE - Creag Brimishgan, Loch na Keal, Isle of Mull, Argyllshire, Scotland SOLD Colourless bladed Epistilbite crystals on dark green Pumpellyite crystals in Pumpellyite lined cavities in matrix . .
1165 FLUORITE - Netherglen Quarry, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland Pale mauve cubic Fluorite crystals on matrix 1.00 3
1166 FLUORITE, ZIRCON & CHEKINITE-Ce - Loch Ainort, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Very pale mauve octahedral Fluorite crystal with a tan coloured skeletal Zircon crystal next to it in a cavity in granitic matrix and a shiny black "rod" of Chevkinite-Ce, embedded in the matrix elsewhere on the specimen . .
245 GARNET - Coire an Lochain, Inverie, Knoydart, Argyllshire, Scotland SOLD Pinkish Garnet crystals (type not known), embedded in matrix . .
246 GROSSULAR & CALCITE - Loanhead Quarry, Beith, Ayrshire, Scotland SOLD Sparkling orangy-brown Grossular crystals with clear blocky Calcite crystals in cavity in matrix . .
248 GROSSULAR & MAGNETITE - Loanhead Quarry, Beith, Ayrshire, Scotland SOLD Sparkling orangy-brown Grossular crystals with tiny black octahedral Magnetite crystals in cavity in matrix . .
249 GRUNERITE - Flowerdale Mains, Gairloch, Ross and Cromartyshire, Scotland Radiating sprays of greyish-green acicular Grunerite crystals forming the bulk of the specimens with oarngy pink garnets and black Magnetite 1.50p 1
250 HAEMATITE - Castletown Mine, Lochgilphead, Argyllshire, Scotland Small reddish-brown micaceous Haematite crystals in cavities in cellular quartz matrix 50p 1.00 1 1
1167 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 . .
1168 HEMIMORPHITE - New Glencrief Mine, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Sprays of bladed Hemimorphite crystals in a cavity in gossan matrix . .
1169 HEMIMORPHITE - Pibble Mine, Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Cavities in gossan matrix lined with small greyish Hemimorphite crystals 50p 1.00 8 6
1170 HEMIMORPHITE - Whytes Cleugh, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Sprays of yellow Hemimorphite crystals on matrix 1.00 1
1171 HEULANDITE - Gargunnock Hills, Stirlingshire, Scotland SOLD Cavities in basalt matrix lined with small orange-red Heulandite crystals . .
1172 HEULANDITE - Sgurr nam Boc, Minginish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Really nice white to pink Heulandite crystals in a cavity in basalt matrix . .
255 HYDROZINCITE - Whitesmith Mine, Strontian, Argyllshire White Hydrozincite coating Calcite crystals on matrix 50p 1.00 1 1
786 LEVYNE & OFFRETITE/ERIONITE - Oisgill Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Very thin white tabular Levyne crystals coated on both sides with velvety Offretite/Erionite in cavities in basalt matrix . .
1173 LINARITE - Pibble Mine, Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland SOLD Small blue Linarite crystals in cavities in gossan matrix +/- small whitish Cerussite . .
1174 LINARITE & CERUSSITE - Pibble Mine, Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland SOLD Small blue Linarite crystals with whitish Cerussite crystals in cavities in gossan matrix +/- Brochantite, Hemimorphite . .
1175 MAGNETITE - Coire Buidhe, Loch Creran, Argyllshire, Scotland Small black octahedral Magnetite crystals on quartz matrix +/- epidote 50p 3
787 MAGNETITE - Tol Doire Quarry, Salen, Isle of Mull, Argyllshire, Scotland SOLD Black "stepped" octahedral Magnetite crystals in cavities in granite matrix +/- Epidote, Albite, Orthoclase, Quartz . .
1176 MALACHITE - Pibble Mine, Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland SOLD Cavities in gossan matrix filled with small green feathery Malachite crystals . .
1177 MESOLITE & ANALCITE - Road Cutting, Struan, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Very thin white acicluar Mesolite crystals on clear Analcite crystals lining cavities in basalt matrix . .
788 METASTIBNITE - Hare Hill Mine, New Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland SOLD Thin coating of red Meta-Stibnite on Stibnite in quartz/stibnite matrix . .
1178 MOLYBDENITE - Chapel of Garioch, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland SOLD Bright silvery-grey hexagonal Molybdenite plates embedded in quartz matrix . .
259 MOLYBDENITE & FERRIMOLYBDITE - Chapel of Garioch, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Bright silvery-grey hexagonal Molybdenite plates embedded in quartz matrix with pale yellow feathery acicular Ferrimolybdite in association 1.50p 2.50p 1 1
260 MULLITE - Port na Cloidheig, Loch Scridain, Isle of Mull, Argyllshire, Scotland Pale pink, square sectioned Mullite crystals embedded in baked mudstone matrix +/- Sapphire 50p 1.00 1 1
1179 NATROLITE on PREHNITE - Loanhead Quarry, Beith, Ayrshire, Scotland Colourless natrolite crystals on very pale green Prehnite in cavities in Prehnite matrix 1.00 1.50p 1 1
261 PENTLANDITE - Talnotry Mine, Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire, Scotland SOLD Shiny brassy Pentlandite shot through matrix . .
1180 PHOSPHOHEDYPHANE - Whytes Cleugh, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Tiny white Phosphohedyphane crystals lining cavities in massive phosphohedyphane matrix . .
1181 PREHNITE - Loanhead Quarry, Beith, Ayrshire, Scotland Pale green tabular Prehnite crystals on massive prehnite matrix 1.50p 1
1182 PREHNITE - Pitscurries Quarry, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland SOLD Aggregates of small tabular Prehnite crystals on matrix . .
265 PUMPELLYITE - Creag Brimishgan, Loch na Keal, Isle of Mull, Argyllshire, Scotland SOLD Greyish-green to dark green Pumpellyite xtls lining cavities in matrix +/- Epidote . .
791 PYRITE & CELSIAN - Ben Eagagach, Aberfeldy, Perthshire, Scotland SOLD Brassy modified Pyrite crystals embedded in a whitish crystalline Celsian matrix . .
266 PYROMORPHITE - Belton Grain Vein, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Yellowish-green to orange hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals in matrix 1.00 1.50p 2.00 3 5 2
1183 PYROMORPHITE - Glengonnar Shaft, Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland Green to orange hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals on matrix 50p 1.00 1.50p 1 5 1
1184 PYROMORPHITE - Hopeful Vein, Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland SOLD Yellowish-green to green hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals on matrix . .
1185 PYROMORPHITE - Loch na Meine Mine, Strathglass, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Tiny green acicular Pyromorphite crystals on matrix . .
1186 PYROMORPHITE - Pibble Mine, Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland SOLD Thin crusts of minute greenish-yellow Pyromorphite crystals on matrix . .
1187 PYROMORPHITE - Straitstep Vein, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland SOLD Small hexagonal, light green Pyromorphite crystals on matrix . .
1188 PYROMORPHITE - Susanna Mine, Leadhills, Lanarkshire, Scotland Green to orange Pyromorphite crystals on matrix 50p 1.00 2.00 2 3 1
1189 PYROMORPHITE - Whytes Cleugh, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Small greenish-yellow to orange hexagonal Pyromorphite on matrix 50p 1.00 4 1
1190 PYROMORPHITE & BARYTES - Loch na Meine Mine, Strathglass, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Tiny green acicular Pyromorphite crystals with small white or clear Barytes crystals on matrix . .
1192 SPHALERITE - Netherglen Quarry, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland SOLD Sherry coloured Spahelrite crystals on quartz matrix . .
793 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 50p 1.00 1.50p 1 4 3
794 STIBNITE & VALENTINITTE - Hare Hill Mine, New Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland SOLD Grey elongated Stibnite crystals with small creamy coloured Valentinite crystals in cavities in quartz/stibnite matrix . .
270 STILBITE - Bracadale, Loch Harport, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland Small whitish flat topped Stilbite crystals in cavities in matrix 50p 1
1193 STILBITE - Sligachan Quarry, Sligachan, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Clusters of white Stilbite crystals, on or off matrix . .
1194 THOMSONITE - Oisgill Bay, Duirinish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Sprays of creamy coloured Thomsonite crystals on basalt matrix . .
1195 THOMSONITE, CALCITE & MESOLITE - Talisker Bay, Minginish, Isle of Skye, Invernesshire, ScotlandSOLD Small thin clear bladed Thomsonite crystalslining a cavity in basalt matrix with some very fine acicular Mesolite crystals spearing small rhombic Calcite crystals . .
274 VISHNEVITE - Allt a'Mhullin, Loch Borollan, Assynt, Sutherland, Scotland SOLD White massive Vishnevite embedded in matrix . .
1196 WULFENITE - Loch na Meine Mine, Strathglass, Invernesshire, Scotland SOLD Small orange bipyramidal Wulfenite crystals with green Pyromorphite on matrix . .