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Delémont, Delémont, Jura, Switzerlandi
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In the years 1985/86 excavation material from downtown Delémont, from digging basements for buildings, was transported to a deposit at the open pit at Vermes (Jura), where gypsum aggregates were explored, collected and brought into collections with the false locality information "Vermes, Jura".

Swiss coordinates of Delémont: 593´097 / 246´053.

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Description: Large druses found during the construction of a school building.
Reference: Philippe Roth collection
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz, Wepf Verlag, 1998, page 184
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Description: Alteration product in bean ore deposits.
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 206.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 190.
'Limonite var: Bean Ore'
Formula: FeO(OH) · nH2O
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 190.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'var: Bean Ore'-FeO(OH) · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'var: Bean Ore'-FeO(OH) · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Limonite (var: Bean Ore)FeO(OH) · nH2O
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Limonite (var: Bean Ore)FeO(OH) · nH2O
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CalciteCaCO3
AlAluminium
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Limonite (var: Bean Ore)FeO(OH) · nH2O
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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Stalder, H.A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S., and Stuker, P. (1998) Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 184.

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