Minerals from Smelters...................Updated 23 March 2021..........Cornwall & Devon Smelters
5270 BROCHANTITE - Boiling Well Smelter, Upton Towans, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Small green Brochantite crystals with a little cuprite in cavities in smelter slag 50p 12
5271 BROCHANTITE & CONNELLITE - Boiling Well Smelter, Upton Towans, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Small green Brochantite crystals with small blue spheres and/or acicular needles of Connellite in cavities in smelter slag SOLD OUT .
5272 BROCHANTITE & CUPRITE - Boiling Well Smelter, Upton Towans, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Small green Brochantite crystals with small ruby red cubic Cuprite crystals in cavities in smelter slag 50p 1
2716 CERUSSITE - Gannel Smelter, Crantock, Cornwall, England Small whitish Cerussite crystals in cavities in smelter slag 50p 2
5273 CONNELLITE - Boiling Well Smelter, Upton Towans, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Small blue acicular Connellite crystals forming spheres or aggregates in cavities in smelter slag +/- Cuprite, Brochantite 50p 1.00 2 5
5274 CONNELLITE & BROCHANTITE - Boiling Well Smelter, Upton Towans, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Small blue spheres and/or acicular needles of Connellite with small green Brochantite crystals in cavities in smelter slag 50p 1.00 1.50p 4 2 1
5275 CONNELLITE & MALACHITE - Boiling Well Smelter, Upton Towans, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Small blue spheres and/or acicular needles of Connellite with spheres of bright green velvety Malachite in cavities in smelter slag SOLD OUT .
5276 COPPER & CUPRITE - Boiling Well Smelter, Upton Towans, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Piece of metallic Copper with small ruby red cubic Cuprite crystals, no matrix SOLD OUT .
2717 CUMENGEITE - Gannel Smelter, Crantock, Cornwall, England Tiny blue octahedral Cumengeite crystals in cavities in smelter slag +/- Cerussite 1.00 1.50p 2 1
2718 CUMENGEITE & LAURIONITE - Gannel Smelter, Crantock, Cornwall, England Tiny blue octahedral Cumengeite crystals with clear bladed Laurionite in cavities in smelter slag 1.50p 1
5277 CUPRITE - Boiling Well Smelter, Upton Towans, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Small to tiny ruby red cubic (a few octahedral) Cuprite crystals in cavities in smelter slag 50p 1.00 1.50p 2 11 8
5278 CUPRITE & COPPER - Boiling Well Smelter, Upton Towans, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Small to tiny ruby red cubic Cuprite crystals with bits and pieces of metallic Copper on smelter slag 1.00 3
5279 CUPRITE & GRAPHITE - Boiling Well Smelter, Upton Towans, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Tiny ruby red cubic Cuprite crystals with shiny black Graphite flakes on smelter slag 2.00 1
2113 ETTRINGITE - Tresavean Mine, Redruth, Cornwall, England Small white acicular Ettringite crystals infilling cavities in decomposing concrete matrix 50p 2
2720 HALITE - Gannel Smelter, Crantock, Cornwall, England Small clear to white cubic Halite crystals in cavities in smelter slag 1.00 3
5280 PHOSGENITE - Swanpool Beach, Falmouth, Cornwall, England Whitish tabular Phosgenite crystals in cavities in smelter slag SOLD OUT .
2723 PHOSGENITE & CUMENGEITE - Gannel Smelter, Crantock, Cornwall, England Small clear Phosgenite crystals with tiny blue octahedral crystals in cavities in smelter slag 1.00 1
Northern England Smelters
910 BARIUM ALUMINIUM TRISULPHIDE HYDROXIDE - Whashton Smelter, Richmond, North Yorkshire, England Small mostly yellowish-orange but occaisionally greenish bladed crystals in cavities in smelter slag SOLD OUT .
902 BARIUM THIOSULPHATE FLUORIDE - Whashton Smelter, Richmond, North Yorkshire, England Sprays of colourless to pale pink elongated tabular Barium Thiosulphate Fluoride crystals in cavities in matrix 1.00 1.50p 2 1
905 CONNELLITE - Whashton Smelter, Richmond, North Yorkshire, England Tiny blue acicular Connellite crystals +/- Brochantite in cavities in smelter slag 1.00 1
908 CUPRITE - Whashton Smelter, Richmond, North Yorkshire, England Minute to tiny ruby red cubic (occaisionally octahedral) Cuprite crystals +/- Brochantite in cavities in smelter slag 1.00 2
Scottish and Welsh Smelters
3004 ATACAMITE Pseudomorph after NANTOKITE, CUPRITE & COPPER - Aberavon, Neath/Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales Green powdery Atacamite replacing Nantokite with tiny red octahedral Cuprite crystals and blobs of bright Copper in cavities in smelter slag 1.50p 1
3008 CUPRITE - Aberavon, Neath/Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales Tiny red octahedral Cuprite crystals in cavities in smelter slag 1.00 3
3009 CUPRITE & ARAGONITE - Aberavon, Neath/Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales Tiny red octahedral Cuprite crystals sprays of white or pale blue acicular Aragonite crystals in cavities in smelter slag 1.50p 3
2117 PARALAURIONITE - Meadowfoot Smelter, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Very thin glass clear Paralaurionite blades in cavities in smelter slag 1.00 1.50p 1 1
2118 PARALAURIONITE & ANGLESITE - Meadowfoot Smelter, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Very thin glass clear Paralaurionite blades with small colourless sparkling Anglesite crystals in cavities in smelter slag SOLD OUT .
Worldwide Smelter Localities
5281 BROCHANTITE & ANGLESITE - Sclaigneaux, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium Small green Brochantite crystals with small colourless sparkling Anglesite crystals in cavities in smelter slag SOLD OUT .
5282 SERPIERITE - Sclaigneaux, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium Sprays of sky blue acicular Serpierite crystals in cavities in smelter slag SOLD OUT .
5283 ZINC, ZINCITE & HYDROZINCITE - Sclaigneaux, Namur, Belgium Very bright and silvery blobs of Zinc metal with yellowish waxy looking Zincite and white Hydrozincite in smelter slag 1.50p 1
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3017 DIAOYUDAOITE - Montignies-sur-Sambre, Charleroi, Hainaut, Belgium White glassy crystalline Diaoyudaoite, no matrix 5.00 1
5284 ZINC, ZINCITE & HYDROZINCITE - Sclaigneaux, Namur, Belgium Very bright and silvery blobs of Zinc metal with yellowish waxy looking Zincite and white Hydrozincite in smelter slag 3.00 1