Cheshire Mineralogy

Alderley Edge Area Mineralogy:

There are many minerals found in the Alderley Edge Area, these include;

  • Azurite (Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2)
  • Barite (BaSO4)
  • Chrysocolla (Cu2H2Si2O5(OH)4)
  • Iron (Fe)
  • Malachite (Cu2CO3(OH)2)
  • Mottramite [PbCu(VO4)(OH)] *Named from the local village of Mottram St Andrews*

More mineralogy information coming soon!