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James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USAi
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James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining DistrictMining District
Amherst Co.County
VirginiaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° North , 79° West (est.)
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Margin of Error:
~26km
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3 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Martite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Hematite
var: Martite
-Fe2O3
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O BaryteBaSO4
O Hematite (var: Martite)Fe2O3
SiSilicon
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
MnManganese
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Hematite (var: Martite)Fe2O3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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