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  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 20, 2014 07:35   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Very glassy, ice-clear fluorite crystals to 9mm on ironstone matrix. The underside shows many much smaller crystals
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 20, 2014 07:25   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Glassy, untwinned fluorite crystals of green fluorite to 5mm scattered over altered limestone matrix.

Fluorite crystals to 2.4cm on ironstone matrix. They have a green core with purple outer zone a ...
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 19, 2014 06:44   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Fluourite Crystals 1.7cm on edge
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 18, 2014 06:27   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Water clear thumbnail/micromount, light purple Fluorite black Sphalerite.

Sharp-edged, scalenohedral calcite crystals to 1.5cm on limestone matrix. They show strong pink/orange fluorescence under l ...
  Topic: Collection of Tobi
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 14, 2014 11:34   Subject: Re: Collection of Tobi
Great specimens Tobi
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 14, 2014 05:32   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Iridescent Specularite and Quartz

Glassy, penetration-twinned fluorite crystals to 1cm on matrix, second piece i have from this location along with a yellow sample

Glassy, untwinned crystals of ...
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 10, 2014 04:23   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
A few mainly micromount/thumbnail sized pieces

Hematite from probably the most easterly of the Cumbrian iron workings

Glassy pale yellow iron stained fluorite crystals to approximately 5 mm on a ...
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 09, 2014 08:15   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Hi Jason

Should be spelt as Dalefoot Level, Great Bell, Mallerstang, Cumbria, England, UK.

Phil
Thanks Phil

Hi Jason

Should be spelt as Dalefoot Level, Great Bell, Mallerstang, Cumbria, E ...
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 09, 2014 07:21   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Can a Mod change the great bell labelled to to Dale foot workings, same area, thanks
So: "Dale Mine foot workings, Mallerstang, North Pennines, Westmorland, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom" ...
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 09, 2014 06:57   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Can a Mod change the great bell labelled to to Dale foot workings, same area, thanks
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 07, 2014 12:33   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Black Sphalerite and Quartz

Glassy purple fluorite crystals on galena matrix. They have a sprinkling of small quartz across them and finally a part covering of calcite

Small but very gemmy purpl ...
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 06, 2014 14:29   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Yellow Fluorite crystals to 1cm scattered among Goethite after Siderite on Ironstone matrix
Hi can a mod change this, somehow it says Cornwall rather than county Durham
Fixed, thanks.

Thanks Jord ...
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 06, 2014 14:12   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Yellow Fluorite crystals to 1cm scattered among Goethite after Siderite on Ironstone matrix
Hi can a mod change this, somehow it says Cornwall rather than county Durham
  Topic: Don Lum Collection
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 06, 2014 13:54   Subject: Re: Don Lum Collection
Amazing specimens, especially the US Fluorites
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 06, 2014 07:12   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Hematite stained milky Quartz, Collected in the 1980's
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 06, 2014 06:32   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
I can only agree with Jamison whoI really enjoy looking through your Weardale, England fluorites. A lot of these individual mines, I haven’t heard of so it is a treat to get to see some of the more ob ...
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 06, 2014 06:30   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Jason, just to clear up any confusion the fluorite is from workings accessed via the High or Firestone level of Skears mine. It worked the same set of veins as the low level and they are collectively ...
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 05, 2014 10:19   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Glassy, pale yellow fluorite crystals to 1.2cm on matrix. They have a faint blue area just below the surface.
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 05, 2014 02:07   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
The map of fluorite locations shows only the major producers of 'museum' type specimens. I've personally collected well-crystallized fluorites from 37 distinct locations in Weardale, 21 in Teesdale an ...
  Topic: Collection of Jason
captaincaveman

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 04, 2014 06:11   Subject: Re: Collection of Jason
Small stubby smokey quartz crystals with an aesthetic group of micaceous specularite
 
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