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Fluorite from Beldon Mine, Blanchland, Northumberland, England

 
Fluorite from Beldon Mine, Blanchland, Northumberland, England

Fluorite from Beldon Mine, Blanchland, Northumberland, England

Fluorite from Beldon Mine, Blanchland, Northumberland, England

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Fluorite from Beldon Mine, Blanchland, Northumberland, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 63889
Mineral:Fluorite
Locality:Beldon Mine, Blanchland, Northumberland, England
Description:Transparent-to-translucent blue-gray cubic fluorite crystals that have a waxy surface luster and fluoresces moderately under SW UV illumination. Site of early Boulton and Watt steam-powered beam engine pump in 1805.
Overall Size:3.5x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:7-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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