Pit No. 69 (G.I. Gasberg's Topaz-Cryolite Pit), Ilmen Natural Reserve, Ilmen Mts, Chelyabinsk Oblast', Southern Urals, Urals Region, Russia
The quarry was opened about 1840 and the cryolite noted in 1845.
21 entries listed. 14 valid minerals. 1 type locality (valid mineral).
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Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980.
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Locality Updated: Zimmerman Ore Bank, Frederick Co., Maryland, USAFrom Bill Cordua, 11th Dec 2013 13:43:44