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Texas, USA

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Sulphur from Freeport Mines (1922 or earlier)

Freeport, Brazoria Co., Texas, USA
Castner Marble flat-pebble conglomerate

Franklin Mts, El Paso Co., Texas, USA
Sulphur from Freeport Mines (1922 or earlier)

Freeport, Brazoria Co., Texas, USA
Castner Marble flat-pebble conglomerate

Franklin Mts, El Paso Co., Texas, USA
Sulphur from Freeport Mines (1922 or earlier)

Freeport, Brazoria Co., Texas, USA
 
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 31° 25' 54'' North , 104° 53' 38'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km


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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

Actinolite

Aegirine

Åkermanite

Akimotoite

Alabandite

Albite

var: Oligoclase

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

'Albrittonite'

'Alkali Feldspar'

Allanite-(Ce)

'Allanite Group'

Almandine

'Almandine-Spessartine Series'

'Alum Group'

Alunite

'Amber'

'Amphibole Supergroup'

Analcime

Anatase

Andalusite

Andradite

Anglesite

Anhydrite

Ankerite

Annite

Anorthite

var: Labradorite

'Anorthoclase'

Anthophyllite

Antimony

'Apatite'

'var: Collophane'

'Apophyllite'

Aragonite

Arsenopyrite

Augite

var: Fassaite

var: Titanian Augite

Aurichalcite

Autunite

Awaruite

Azurite

Baddeleyite

Baryte

Bassanite

'Bastnäsite'

'Beaverite-(Cu)'

Behoite (TL)

Beidellite

Benstonite

'Bentonite'

Bertrandite

Beryl

var: Aquamarine

Beudantite

Bicchulite

'Biotite'

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

Bixbyite

Boltwoodite

Bornite

Braunite

Bredigite

Britholite-(Y)

Brochantite

Bromargyrite

Brucite

Calcio-olivine

Calcite

'Caliche'

Calomel

Carnotite

Cassiterite

Caswellsilverite

Celestine

Cerianite-(Ce)

Cerussite

'Chabazite'

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chambersite (TL)

Chamosite

Changbaiite

'Chert
var: Novaculite'

Chladniite (TL)

Chlorapatite

Chlorargyrite

var: Bromian Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chromite

Chrysocolla

Chrysotile

Churchite-(Y)

Cinnabar

Clausthalite

'Clays'

Clinoenstatite

'Clinoptilolite'

'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'

Clintonite

Cobaltite

Coffinite

Cohenite

'Columbite'

Columbite-(Fe)

'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'

Comancheite (TL)

Copiapite

Copper

Corderoite

Cordierite

Corundum

Covellite

Crednerite

Cristobalite

Cronstedtite

Cryolite

Cryptomelane

Cuprite

'Cyrtolite'

Danburite

Darapskite

Datolite

Daubréelite

Descloizite

Diamond

Digenite

Diopside

Djerfisherite

Djurleite

Dolomite

Dravite

Dufrénite

Edgarbaileyite

Eglestonite (TL)

Elpasolite

Enstatite

var: Bronzite

Epidote

Epsomite

Eudialyte

'Eudialyte Group'

'var: Eucolite'

Euxenite-(Y)

Fayalite

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Perthite'

'Fergusonite'

Fergusonite-(Y)

Ferrimolybdite

Fluellite

Fluorapatite

Fluorite

var: Cerfluorite

var: Chlorophane

var: Yttrocerite

var: Yttrofluorite

Forsterite

'Gadolinite'

Gadolinite-(Y)

Galena

'Garnet'

Gehlenite

Gianellaite (TL)

'Glass'

Glauberite

Glauconite

Goethite

Gold

Gonnardite

Graphite

var: Cliftonite

Greenockite

Grossular

'Gummite'

Gypsum

var: Alabaster

var: Selenite

Haiweeite

Halite

'Halloysite'

Halloysite-7Å

Halotrichite

Hauerite

Hausmannite

Haxonite

Heazlewoodite

Hedenbergite

Helvine

Hematite

Hemimorphite

Hercynite

'Heulandite'

Hibbingite

Hibonite

Hollandite

'Hornblende'

Hübnerite

Hydrokenoralstonite

Hydrozincite

Ilmenite

Ilsemannite

Iriginite

Iron

var: Kamacite

var: Martensite

Isocubanite

Ixiolite

Jarosite

Jordisite

Kaolinite

Kasolite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Kilchoanite

Kleinite (TL)

Krinovite

Kyanite

'Lanthanite'

Larnite

Lawrencite

Lead

Lechatelierite

Lepidocrocite

Leucoxene

'Limonite'

'var: Bean Ore'

Litharge

Lizardite

Lüneburgite

Mackinawite

Magnesite

Magnetite

Majorite

Malachite

'Manganese Oxides'

'var: Manganese Dendrites'

Manganite

Marcasite

'Maskelynite'

Melanterite

'Melilite Group'

Mercury

Merrillite

Merwinite

Meta-autunite

Metacinnabar

Metatorbernite

Metatyuyamunite

'Meteoritic Iron'

'Mica Group'

Microcline

var: Amazonite

Microlite Group

'Microperthite'

Millerite

Mimetite

Molybdenite

Molybdite

'Monazite'

Monazite-(Ce)

Monticellite

Montmorillonite

Montroydite (TL)

Mosesite (TL)

Mottramite

Mourite

Muscovite

var: Illite

var: Sericite

Natroalunite

Natrolite

Naumannite

Nepheline

Niningerite

Niter

Nitratine

Nontronite

'Nováčekite'

Oldhamite

'Olivine'

Opal

var: Opal-AN

var: Opal-Agate

var: Precious Opal

var: Wood Opal

Orthoclase

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Osbornite

Pentlandite

Periclase

Perovskite

'Petrified Wood'

Phenakite

'Phillipsite'

Phlogopite

Piemontite

Pigeonite

Pinchite (TL)

'Plessite'

Plumbojarosite

Polycrase-(Y)

Powellite

Prehnite

'Psilomelane'

Pyrite

Pyrochlore Group

'Pyrochlore Supergroup'

'var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

Pyrophyllite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amarillo Stone

var: Amethyst

var: Bloodstone

var: Blue Quartz

var: Carnelian

var: Chalcedony

var: Citrine

var: Dendritic Agate

var: Eye Agate

var: Fortification Agate

var: Iris Agate

var: Milky Quartz

var: Moss Agate

var: Plume Agate

var: Prase

var: Rock Crystal

var: Rose Quartz

var: Rutilated Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz

Rankinite

Rhodonite

Rhönite

Richterite

Riebeckite

Ringwoodite

Rinneite

Roedderite

Romanèchite

Rowlandite-(Y) (TL)

Rutile

Samarskite-(Y)

Sanidine

Saponite

var: Sobotkite

'Scapolite'

Scheelite

Schoepite

Schorl

Schreibersite

Schröckingerite

Scorodite

Selenium

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

'Silica'

Sillimanite

Silver

var: Amalgam

Smithsonite

'Soapstone'

Sodalite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

Spinel

Spurrite

Stannite

Staurolite

'Stilbite'

Stishovite

Stromeyerite

Strontianite

Sulphur

Sylvite

Synchysite-(Y)

Taenite

Takanelite

Talc

'Tantalite'

Tanteuxenite-(Y)

'Tektite
var: Bediasite'

Tengerite-(Y)

Tennantite

Tephroite

Terlinguacreekite (TL)

Terlinguaite (TL)

Tetradymite

Tetrahedrite

Tetrataenite

Thalénite-(Y)

Thomsenolite

Thorianite

Thorite

'Thorogummite' (FRL)

Tilleyite

Titanite

Tobermorite

Topaz

Torbernite

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Tridymite

Troilite

'Turgite'

Turquoise

Tveitite-(Y)

Tyuyamunite

'UM1966-02-E:FeNi'

Umohoite

Uraninite

var: Pitchblende

Uranocircite

Uranophane

Uranopolycrase

Vanadinite

var: Arsenatian Vanadinite

Vermiculite

Vesuvianite

Vivianite

'Wad'

Wavellite

Weeksite

Whewellite

Whitlockite

'Wolframite'

Wollastonite

Wulfenite

Wurtzite

Xenotime-(Y)

Xenotime-(Yb)

Xonotlite

Yttrialite-(Y) (TL)

'Yttrocrasite-(Y)' (FRL)

Zaratite

'Zeolite Group'

Zeophyllite

Zippeite

Zircon

Zirkelite

Zoisite

Zunyite


327 valid minerals. 14 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 2 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Rock Types Recorded

Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.

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Localities in this Region

USA

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References

Arthur Edward Smith, Jr. (2016) The Mineralogy of Texas. lulu.com 226pp

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