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Garnet from
Bessemer City Quarry, Bessemer City, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Forsyth Gem and Mineral Club
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Garnet data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bessemer City Quarry, Bessemer City, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Garnet
2.9km (1.8 miles) Huskins Mine, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
3.0km (1.9 miles) Big Bess Mine (M. S. Bess Mine; M. M. Carpenter Mine), Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
14.9km (9.2 miles) Doris Eaker Mine, Lincoln Co., North Carolina, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) Moss Kaolin and Mica Mine, Kings Mountain District, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
18.9km (11.7 miles) Plato Houser Mine, Lincoln Co., North Carolina, USA
20.1km (12.5 miles) Biggerstaff Mine (Deadman Mine), Lincoln Co., North Carolina, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) W. A. Thompson Mine (W. T. Foster Mines), Lincoln Co., North Carolina, USA
22.6km (14.0 miles) Archie Norman Mines (Wyatt Mines; W. H. Thompson Mines), Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
23.7km (14.7 miles) Metcalf Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
23.7km (14.8 miles) Machpelah Church Sillimanite Occurrence, Lincolnton, Lincoln Co., North Carolina, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) Martin Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
24.8km (15.4 miles) Harris Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
25.0km (15.6 miles) Putman Mines, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
26.2km (16.3 miles) F. G. McGinnis Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
26.6km (16.6 miles) Unnamed Graphite Prospect Gl - 044, Gaffney Area, Cherokee Co., South Carolina, USA
27.5km (17.1 miles) Eli Glover Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
27.7km (17.2 miles) W. H. Humphries Prospect, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
28.1km (17.5 miles) T. N. Spangler Prospects (Reuben Spangler Prospects), Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
28.7km (17.8 miles) A. F. Hoyle Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
28.8km (17.9 miles) Jim Blanton Prospect, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
28.8km (17.9 miles) Bailey Mauney Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
29.7km (18.4 miles) Peeler No. 1 Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
29.7km (18.5 miles) Bumgarner Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
30.2km (18.8 miles) D. H. Spangler Prospects, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
30.2km (18.8 miles) Gettys No. 1 Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
30.9km (19.2 miles) Hawkins Branch Cassiterite occurrence (Meadow Creek occurrence), Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
31.3km (19.4 miles) C. B. McSwain Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
31.5km (19.5 miles) Mill Race Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
32.3km (20.1 miles) Ledford Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
32.4km (20.1 miles) Clyde Warlick Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
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