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North Carolina, USA

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View of the Bailey Fork creek just south of the locality of Bailey Fork Placer

Bailey Fork Placer, South Mountain District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
View of the Bailey Fork creek just south of the locality of Bailey Fork Placer

Bailey Fork Placer, South Mountain District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
 

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
Group 1 - Elements
Antimony1.CA.05Sb
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Lead1.AA.05Pb
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Coloradoite2.CB.05aHgTe
Frohbergite2.EB.10aFeTe2
Gudmundite2.EB.20FeSbS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Krennerite2.EA.15Au3AgTe8
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Rucklidgeite2.GC.40cPbBi2Te4
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Valleriite2.FD.30(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Group 3 - Halides
Lawrencite3.AB.20(Fe2+,Ni)Cl2
Tveitite-(Y)3.AB.30(Y, Na)6Ca6Ca6F42
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Chrysoberyl4.BA.05BeAl2O4
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Ferronigerite-2N1S4.FC.20(Al,Fe,Zn)2(Al,Sn)6O11(OH)
Fourmarierite4.GB.25Pb(UO2)4O3(OH)4 · 4H2O
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Hausmannite4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Ice4.AA.05H2O
Metavandendriesscheite4.GB.40PbU7O22 · nH2O n < 12
Perovskite4.CC.30CaTiO3
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Senarmontite4.CB.50Sb2O3
Ulvöspinel4.BB.05Fe2TiO4
Yttrotantalite-(Y)4.DG.10(Y,U4+,Fe2+)(Ta,Nb)(O,OH)4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Liebigite5.ED.20Ca2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 11H2O
Niter5.NA.10KNO3
Pokrovskite5.BA.10Mg2(CO3)(OH)2
Voglite5.EE.05Ca2Cu(UO2)(CO3)4 · 6H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alum-(Na)7.CC.20NaAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Cuprotungstite7.GB.15Cu2(WO4)(OH)2
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Thénardite7.AC.25Na2SO4
Zippeite7.EC.05K3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Amblygonite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)F
Churchite-(Y)8.CJ.50Y(PO4) · 2H2O
Jungite8.DJ.25Ca2Zn4Fe3+8(PO4)9(OH)9 · 16H2O
Matulaite8.DK.30(Fe3+,Al)Al7(PO4)4(PO3OH)2(OH)8(H2O)8 · 8H2O
Metatorbernite8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Olivenite8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Sigloite8.DC.30Fe3+Al2(PO4)2(OH)3 · 7H2O
Tinticite8.DC.32Fe3+5.34(PO4)3.62(VO4)0.38(OH)4 · 6.7H2O
Turquoise8.DD.15Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Bytownite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Anorthoclase9.FA.30(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Axinite-(Mn)9.BD.20Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Bementite9.EE.05Mn7Si6O15(OH)8
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Cummingtonite9.DE.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ferro-actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ferro-hornblende9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ferro-pargasite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Gadolinite-(Y)9.AJ.20Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Grunerite9.DE.05☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Hastingsite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Heulandite-Ca9.GE.05(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Hisingerite9.ED.10Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Humite9.AF.50(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Hydrobiotite9.EC.60K(Mg,Fe2+)6((Si,Al)8O20)(OH)4 · nH2O
Jadeite9.DA.25Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Manganogrunerite9.DE.05☐{Mn2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Meionite9.FB.15Ca4Al6Si6O24CO3
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var: Phengite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Piemontite9.BG.05{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Pigeonite9.DA.10(Mg,Fe2+,Ca)(Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Preiswerkite9.EC.20NaMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Sanidine9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Sepiolite9.EE.25Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Steacyite9.CH.10K0.3(Na,Ca)2ThSi8O20
Stilbite-Ca9.GE.10NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals
'Gadolinite'-
Glauconite-(K,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Fe3+)(Fe3+,Al)(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Phillipsite-
Pimelite-Ni3Si4O10(OH)2·4H2O
'Pumpellyite'-
Scapolite-
Thorogummite-(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x

References

Genth, F.A. (1881) Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina, 122pp., Raleigh.

Genth, F.A. (1891) The Minerals of North Carolina, USGS Bulletin 74, 119pp.

Rocks and Minerals: 60: 53-99; 130-135.

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