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Gypsum from
Tennycape Mine, Tennecape (Tenecape; Tennycape; Teny Cape), Hants Co., Nova Scotia, Canada

Mineral Species
Species:Gypsum
Formula:CaSO4 · 2H2O
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:W. F. Jennison, Manganese Deposits of Nova Scotia, The Journal of the Federated Canadian Mining Institute, 1898, The Canadian Mining Institute, Vol 3
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gypsum data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tennycape Mine, Tennecape (Tenecape; Tennycape; Teny Cape), Hants Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Gypsum
24.6km (15.3 miles) A Cheverie, West Hants, Hants Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
30.5km (18.9 miles) B Clarke Head, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
33.8km (21.0 miles) C Wentworth Quarry (Fundy Gypsum; Canadian Gypsum Company), Hants Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
35.0km (21.7 miles) D Clifton Quarry, Windsor, Hants Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
35.4km (22.0 miles) E Cape Blomidon, Bay of Fundy, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
38.1km (23.7 miles) F Black's quarry, Brookville farm, Martock, West Hants, Hants Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
46.1km (28.6 miles) G Milford Quarry (National Gypsum Quarry), East Milford, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
53.7km (33.4 miles) H Nova Scotia, Canada
64.5km (40.1 miles) I Nappan, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
68.0km (42.2 miles) J Windsor Salt Mine, Pugwash, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
94.8km (58.9 miles) K Hillsborough Parish, Albert Co., New Brunswick, Canada
165.6km (102.9 miles) L Cribbon's Point, Antigonish Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
190.5km (118.4 miles) M East Kemptville Tin Mine, East Kemptville, Argyle, Yarmouth Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
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