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Old Mine, Chester Emery Mines, Chester, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA
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This mine is the most extensive of the mines in the group, and it is the mine which has received the most attention from collectors and scientists over the years. Nearly all of the mineralogical studies which have been undertaken in regards to these mines have been done using samples from the Old Mine - very few samples from any of the other mines have been analyzed.

Mineral List

Actinolite
Almandine
Amesite
Aragonite
'Biotite'
Brookite
Calcite
Carbonatecyanotrichite
Chalcopyrite
Chloritoid
Chromite
Clinochlore
Clinozoisite
Corundum
Diaspore
'Emery'
Epidote
Ferro-hornblende
Ilmenite
Kyanite
Magnetite
Malachite
Margarite
Pyrite
Quartz
Talc
Titanite


27 entries listed. 25 valid minerals.

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References

Pratt, J. A. (1906): Corundum and Its Occurrence and Distribution in the United States (USGS Bulletin 269).

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