Mindat Logo

Rhodochrosite from
Hamburg Mine (Hamburg Road Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA

Description
Comments:Occurs as a secondary mineral in veins in ore within the Franklin orebody.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache(1935):56.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rhodochrosite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hamburg Mine (Hamburg Road Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rhodochrosite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) Buckwheat pit (Southwest opening; Buckwheat Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
52.9km (32.9 miles) Pluckemin, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
97.4km (60.5 miles) Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
141.2km (87.7 miles) Keim's Mine, French Creek Mines, St. Peters, Warwick Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
141.2km (87.7 miles) French Creek Mines, St. Peters, Warwick Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
174.6km (108.5 miles) Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
174.6km (108.5 miles) Schoonmaker Mine (Cramer Mine), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
179.9km (111.8 miles) Cornwall Mines (Cornwall Iron Mine), Cornwall Borough (Cornwall), Lebanon Co., Pennsylvania, USA
204.6km (127.1 miles) Betts Manganese Mines (Anson Betts Mine; Plainfield Manganese Mines), Plainfield, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
Mineral and/or Locality  
Search Google  
Copyright © Jolyon Ralph and Ida Chau 1993-2014. Site Map. Locality, mineral & photograph data are the copyright of the individuals who submitted them. Site hosted & developed by Jolyon Ralph. Mindat.org is an online information resource dedicated to providing free mineralogical information to all. Mindat relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters. Mindat does not offer minerals for sale. If you would like to add information to improve the quality of our database, then click here to register.
Current server date and time: April 24, 2014 16:31:54
Mineral and Locality Search
Mineral:
and/or Locality:
Options
Fade toolbar when not in focusFix toolbar to bottom of page
Hide Social Media Links
Slideshow frame delay seconds