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Rutile from
Giles-Hite Prospect (A. T. Stratton Prospect; Hight Prospect; Hite Prospect; H. M. Giles Prospect; Shelton Prospect; H. H. Harvey Prospect), Roseland, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA

Mineral Species
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Validity:Believed Valid
References:U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Ross, C. S. (1941) Occurrence and origin of the titanium deposits of Nelson and Amherst Counties, Virginia. USGS Professional Paper 198
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rutile data
Locality Data:Click here to view Giles-Hite Prospect (A. T. Stratton Prospect; Hight Prospect; Hite Prospect; H. M. Giles Prospect; Shelton Prospect; H. H. Harvey Prospect), Roseland, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rutile
1.1km (0.7 miles) A American Rutile Quarry, Roseland, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
5.9km (3.6 miles) B Piney River Quarry, Piney River, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
7.3km (4.5 miles) C U. S. Titanium Company Mine (Warwick Prospect; American Cyanamide Piney River Mine), Roseland, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) D American Cyanimid Wood Pit (S. V. Wood Tract; B. F. Camden Tract; Thomas Wood Deposit), Roseland Anorthosite, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
31.5km (19.6 miles) E Buena Vista Titanium Placer, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
40.3km (25.0 miles) F Boxley Quarry (Mt. Athos Quarry), Campbell Co., Virginia, USA
55.4km (34.4 miles) G Willis Mountain Mine, Sprouses Corner, Farmville District, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
61.4km (38.2 miles) H Hughes Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
78.2km (48.6 miles) I McGloam Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
79.4km (49.4 miles) J Bowles Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
84.7km (52.7 miles) K Young Feldspar Mine, Moneta-Forest, Bedford Co., Virginia, USA
93.4km (58.0 miles) L Daniel's Mine, Virgilina District, Charlotte Co., Virginia, USA
95.4km (59.3 miles) M Crenshaw Prospect, Virgilina District, Charlotte Co., Virginia, USA
98.6km (61.3 miles) N Rutherford No. 3 pegmatite (Rutherford No. 2 pegmatite; Rutherford Mines; Rutherford No. 1 pegmatite), Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
102.7km (63.8 miles) O Cofer prospect (Piedmont Mineral Associates prospect), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Louisa Co., Virginia, USA
104.2km (64.8 miles) P Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
114.0km (70.8 miles) Q Nuckols Prospect, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
125.8km (78.2 miles) R Harris Mine, Hewlett, Hanover Co., Virginia, USA
143.5km (89.2 miles) S Hagers Mountain Kyanite deposits, Hagers Mountain, Person Co., North Carolina, USA
151.3km (94.0 miles) T M. B. Dickerson Occurrence, Floyd Co., Virginia, USA
172.5km (107.2 miles) U Manassas Quarry, Manassas, Prince William Co., Virginia, USA
184.2km (114.5 miles) V Betty Baker Mine (Bettie Baker Mine; Paint Bank Mine; Carter Mine), Betty Baker Segment, Gossan Lead District, Southern Section-Blue Ridge Province, Carroll Co., Virginia, USA
212.3km (131.9 miles) W J. C. Pierce Prospect, Grayson Co., Virginia, USA
212.5km (132.0 miles) X District of Columbia (Washington D.C.), USA
217.5km (135.1 miles) Y Hunting Hill quarry (Rockville Crushed Stone Quarry; Travilah Quarry; Rockville Quarry; Bardon Stone Quarry; Aggregate Industries Quarry), Rockville, Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA
236.3km (146.8 miles) Z Brighton Dam Road Quarry (Howard-Montgomery Quarry), Howard Co., Maryland, USA
267.8km (166.4 miles) 0 Teeters Quarry (Valley Quarry), Gettysburg, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA
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