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Cave-in-Rock Sub-District, Illinois - Kentucky Fluorspar District, Hardin Co., Illinois, USA
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A fluorite district that lies north and west of the town of Cave In Rock on the Ohio River.

Ref: Geology of the Fluorspar Deposits of Illinois; J. Weller, R. Grogan, F. Tippie, 1952;
Goldstein, A. (1997): The Illinois-Kentucky Fluorite District. The Mineralogical Record, 28, 12.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Alstonite
Anglesite
Ankerite
Aragonite
'Asphaltum'
Azurite
Baryte
Benstonite
'Bitumen'
Calcite
Celestine
Cerussite
Chalcopyrite
'Chert'
Cuprite
Dolomite
Epsomite
Fluorite
Galena
Goethite
Greenockite
Gypsum
Hemimorphite
Hydrozincite
Kaolinite
'Limonite'
Malachite
Marcasite
Paralstonite (TL)
Pyrite
Pyrite
var: Bravoite

Pyromorphite
Quartz
Smithsonite
Sphalerite
Strontianite
Sulphur
Vaesite
'Wad'
Witherite


42 entries listed. 34 valid minerals. 1 type locality (valid mineral).

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Updated Mineral Entry: ChertFrom Amir C. Akhavan, 21st Sep 2014 08:27:48