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Buck Creek Mine (Cullakenee Mine), Buck Creek, Clay Co., North Carolina, USA
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Buck Creek Mine, Buck Creek, Clay Co., North Carolina, USA

Photo: Rob Lavinsky
 
 
Ref.: Dana 6:515,637,1075; Rocks & Min.: 23:414; 60:57. A corundum mine on U.S. Forest Service land.
Deposit:: HUNTER, C.E., 1941, FORSTERITE OLIVINE DEPOSITS OF NORTH CAROLINA AND GEORGIA: NORTH CAROLINA DIVISION OF MINERAL RESOURCES BULLETIN 41, P. 108-112.
Deposit:: LARRABEE, D.M., AND SWEENEY, J.W., 1968, OLIVINE, IN

Mineral List

Actinolite
var: Smaragdite

Albite
var: Andesine
Anorthite
var: Labradorite

Antigorite
Beryl
var: Emerald

'Chabazite'
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
'Chrysolite'
Chrysotile
Clinochlore
Corundum
Enstatite
Forsterite
Harmotome
Kyanite
Margarite
'Olivine'
Orthoclase
Phillipsite-Ca
Preiswerkite
Quartz
'Serpentine Group'
Spinel
Talc
'Tourmaline'
Vermiculite
'Wellsite'
Zoisite


30 entries listed. 19 valid minerals.

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