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Cassiterite Cassiterite

Cassiterite - grey aggregated crystals - a sample of tin ore containing 73% metallic tin - from the Rooiberg Tin Mine, Waterberg District, Transvaal, South Africa -

Calcite Calcite

Calcite - pale orange-pink to colourless crystals - associated with hematite on matrix - from Waygate Shaft, Straitsteps Mine, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire

Greenockite Greenockite

Greenockite - fine encrustations of yellow-green crystals on sphalerite - probably from Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire

Nickeline Nickeline

Nickeline - massive, bronze-metallic in quartz - from No. 8 level, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire

Sphalerite Sphalerite

Sphalerite - black crystals in barite matrix - from Strontian Main Vein, Clashgorm open cast workings, Argyll

Sphalerite Sphalerite

Sphalerite - massive, in stringers in barite - from Strontian Main Vein, Clashgorm open cast workings, Argyll

Sphalerite Sphalerite

Sphalerite - massive - surrounding green quartzite breccia in a matrix of barite and calcite - from Strontian Main Vein, Clashgorm open cast workings, Argyll

Sphalerite Sphalerite

Sphalerite - thin brown stringers in matrix - associated with minor quartz and galena - from the old dumps on the left bank of Coldstream Burn Mine, near Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire

Sphalerite Sphalerite

Sphalerite - thin brown stringers in matrix - associated with minor quartz and galena - from old dumps on the left bank of Coldstram Burn Mine, near Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire

Leadhillite Leadhillite

Leadhillite - pale green platy crystals on barite - from Leadhills, Lanarkshire.

Leadhillite Leadhillite

Leadhillite - pale grey-green platy crystals associated with bright blue caledonite and a small amount of yellow pyromorphite - from Leadhills, Lanarkshire

Macphersonite Macphersonite

Macphersonite - a single large grey-cream crystal - from Leadhills, Lanarkshire

Lanarkite Lanarkite

Lanarkite - dull pale grey acicular aggregates with grey hexagonal tabular crystals of leadhillite and a small amount of yellow pyromorphite - from Susanna Mine, Leadhills, Lanarkshire.

Cerussite Cerussite

Cerussite - large aggregate - pale grey, tabular - associated with a smaller amount of prismatic white and colourless quartz - from Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire.

Cerussite Cerussite

Cerussite - large white acicular aggregates - from Eggleshome, Leadhills, Lanarkshire

Caledonite Caledonite

Caledonite - small, bright blue prismatic crystals - associated with white and grey platy leadhillite on barite - from Leadhills, Lanarkshire

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