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Galena - Wikipedia

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Galena, also called lead glance, is the natural mineral form of lead(II) sulfide. It is the most ... Galena deposits are found worldwide in various environments.

Galena - Rocks and Minerals

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Galena has been mined for lead and silver since the time of the Romans. It is the mineral form of lead sulfide.

Galena - New World Encyclopedia

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Nov 24, 2013 ... Galena deposits are found in France, Romania, Austria, Belgium, Italy, ... Galena is also an important ore mineral in the silver mining regions of ...

Galena: The mineral galena information and pictures

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Galena is the most common mineral containing lead, and has been well-known .... Classic Galena specimens were found in the old zinc mines in Wurtsboro, ...

Galena Mineral | Uses and Properties - Geology.com

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Galena is a lead sulfide mineral with a chemical composition of PbS. It is the world's primary ore of lead and is mined from a large number of deposits in many  ...

Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey » Galena

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Formula: PbS Isometric. Description: Galena is formed in a wide range of hydrothermal environments. It can be found with sphalerite and chalcopyrite in massive ...

Lead (Galena) Facts - Rocks and Minerals

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Trace amounts of other elements, including gold, are sometimes found with lead ore. The most common ore mineral of lead mined in the United States is galena ...

University of Minnesota's Mineral Pages: Galena

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Galena is the most abundant lead mineral, has been mined for millennia, and remains our major source of that metal. It is a metallic, lead-gray mineral with cubic ...

Galena - Physical Properties & Healing Properties - Kidz Rocks

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Galena deposits are found worldwide in various environments. Noted deposits include those at Freiberg, Saxony; Cornwall, The Mendips, Somerset, Derbyshire , ...

Galena: Galena mineral information and data. - Mindat.org

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Galena Group . Galena is the primary ore mineral of lead. Worked for its lead content as early as 3000 BC, it is found in ore veins with sphalerite, pyrite, ...