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Actinolite 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
Species:Actinolite
Formula:☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ross, C. S. (1941) Occurrence and origin of the titanium deposits of Nelson and Amherst Counties, Virginia. USGS Professional Paper 198
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Actinolite 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 Actinolite
1.1km (0.7 miles) A American Rutile Quarry, Roseland, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
7.3km (4.5 miles) B U. S. Titanium Company Mine (Warwick Prospect; American Cyanamide Piney River Mine), Roseland, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) C American Cyanimid Wood Pit (S. V. Wood Tract; B. F. Camden Tract; Thomas Wood Deposit), Roseland Anorthosite, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
19.5km (12.1 miles) D Buffalo River Prospect, Roseland, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
21.9km (13.6 miles) E Folly Mine (Buffalo Ridge Prospects; Folley Mine; Piedmont Copper Mines), Glades, James River-Roanoke River Manganese District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
25.4km (15.8 miles) F Quarry Number 6 (MRDS - 10110613), Schuyler, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
25.8km (16.0 miles) G Quarry No. 15 (Alberene Stone; Div. of Georgia; Marble Company; MRDS - 10228242), Schuyler, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
25.8km (16.0 miles) H Quarry Number 23 (MRDS - 10110614), Schuyler, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
27.4km (17.0 miles) I Christian Tract Mine (Buffalo Ridge Prospects; Dunlap Mine; Piedmont Copper Mines), Glades, James River-Roanoke River Manganese District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
29.1km (18.1 miles) J Old Dominion Soapstone Quarry, Old Dominion, Albemarle Co., Virginia, USA
40.3km (25.0 miles) K Boxley Quarry (Mt. Athos Quarry), Campbell Co., Virginia, USA
40.3km (25.1 miles) L Virginia Greenstone Company Quarry, Lynchburg (City), Virginia, USA
53.3km (33.1 miles) M Bumpus Property Prospect, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
102.6km (63.7 miles) N Sulphur Mine (Crenshaw Mine; Victoria Furnace Mine), Mineral, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Louisa Co., Virginia, USA
105.9km (65.8 miles) O Cedar Mountain Stone Corp. Quarry (A. H. Smith quarry), Mitchell, Culpeper Co., Virginia, USA
109.9km (68.3 miles) P Virginia Granite Company Quarry (Coggins Granite Industries Inc.; Div. of Virginia Granite Company), Mitchell, Culpeper Co., Virginia, USA
147.0km (91.3 miles) Q Hairston Mine, Patrick Co., Virginia, USA
166.2km (103.3 miles) R Gainesville Quarry, Gainesville, Prince William Co., Virginia, USA
169.5km (105.3 miles) S Cabin Branch Mine (Dumfries Mine), Dumfries, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Prince William Co., Virginia, USA
172.5km (107.2 miles) T Manassas Quarry, Manassas, Prince William Co., Virginia, USA
179.3km (111.4 miles) U Goad Mine, Native Lead, Southern Section-Blue Ridge Province, Carroll Co., Virginia, USA
179.3km (111.4 miles) V Gardner Mine, Native Lead, Southern Section-Blue Ridge Province, Carroll Co., Virginia, USA
181.0km (112.5 miles) W Loudon Marble Company Quarry, Loudoun Co., Virginia, USA
183.8km (114.2 miles) X Bacon Quarry, Orange Co., North Carolina, USA
184.2km (114.5 miles) Y 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
184.6km (114.7 miles) Z Veasco Quarry (MRDS - 10276445), Oatlands, Loudoun Co., Virginia, USA
190.5km (118.4 miles) 0 Brown and Stephenson Mine (Brown and Stevenson Mine), Cranberry Creek Segment, Gossan Lead District, Southern Section-Blue Ridge Province, Carroll Co., Virginia, USA
191.3km (118.9 miles) 1 Cranberry Copper Mine, Cranberry Creek Segment, Gossan Lead District, Southern Section-Blue Ridge Province, Carroll Co., Virginia, USA
194.0km (120.5 miles) 2 New Goose Creek Quarry (Luck Company Quarry), Leesburg, Loudoun Co., Virginia, USA
194.7km (121.0 miles) 3 Potomac Mine, Leesburg, Loudoun Co., Virginia, USA
208.7km (129.7 miles) 4 Pine Hill Mine, Charlotte Belt, Guilford Co., North Carolina, USA
217.5km (135.1 miles) 5 Hunting Hill quarry (Rockville Crushed Stone Quarry; Travilah Quarry; Rockville Quarry; Bardon Stone Quarry; Aggregate Industries Quarry), Rockville, Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA
237.8km (147.8 miles) 6 New London Mine (Linganore Mine), New London, Frederick Co., Maryland, USA
240.1km (149.2 miles) 7 Parish Mine, Carolina Slate Belt, Randolph Co., North Carolina, USA
267.8km (166.4 miles) 8 Teeters Quarry (Valley Quarry), Gettysburg, Adams Co., Pennsylvania, USA
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