Clove Mine (Wilks Mine), Village of Monroe, Town of Monroe, Orange Co., New York, USA
Ref.: The Minerals of New York City & Its Environs, New York Mineralogical Club Bull., Vol. 3, No. 1, Manchester, J.G. (1931): 69; New York State Museum Bull. Nos. 249-250 (Sep-Oct 1921), Magnetic Iron Deposits of SE NY, Clarke, John M.: Index Map, 45 & 107-108; Geol. Survey of the State of New York, Geology of Orange Co., Roes, Heinrich (1895): 453. An iron mine in magnetite ore located about 1½ miles SW of Monroe & about ½ mile SE of the eastern shore of Round Pond. Ore deposit was hosted in hornblende gneiss.
Photo: 2012 David S. Bernstein
17 entries listed. 13 valid minerals.
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Locality Updated: Providence meteorite, Trimble County, Kentucky, USAFrom Lon Clay Hill, 24th Oct 2014 01:37:05