Minerals

Minerals

Minerals data and maps available include Mineral localities, Quarry directory, Aggregate Potential Mapping and Exploration records/Open file.

Mineral Localities

Quarry Directory 2014

Aggregate Potential Mapping

Exploration Records ('Open File')

Core store catalogue

 

Mineral Localities

Coordinate System: Irish National Grid / ING

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Data DownloadZip file
Map ViewerLink to viewer
Web Services

Mineral Localities FeatureServer

Mineral Localities MapServer

Mineral Locations100k MapServer

 
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Quarry Directory 2014

The Quarry Directory 2014 provides information on crushed rock, sand and gravel, and dimension stone operations throughout the country.

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Data DownloadZip file
Map ViewerLink to viewer
Web ServicesActive Quarries 2014 MapServer
​DirectoryLink to publication​
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Aggregate Potential Mapping

The Aggregate Potential Mapping (APM) shows the potential for crushed rocks and for sand and gravel. The APM also shows the inventory of active and historical quarries and pits in Ireland, as known in 2014.

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Data DownloadExtract Data from Map Viewer
Map ViewerLink to viewer
Web ServicesRest services

 

Exploration Records ('Open File')

GSI holds Exploration Company Reports relating to many current and retired Prospecting Licence (PL) Areas.

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Data DownloadLink to Geodata
Map ViewerLink to viewer
Web ServicesMap Server
GoldmineLink to Goldmine
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Core store

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CatalogueExcel spreasheet
Core viewingSee details (redirect to Core store page)
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