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Cannon Mines, Ringwood, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USAi
Regional Level Types
Cannon MinesGroup of Mines
Ringwood- not defined -
Passaic Co.County
New JerseyState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 6' North , 74° 15' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Mines
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ringwood12,448 (2017)1.5km
Hillburn982 (2017)7.3km
Sloatsburg3,135 (2017)7.7km
Wanaque11,848 (2017)7.8km
Suffern11,001 (2017)8.6km


A former Fe mine located about 1 mile WSW of Ringwood. One of the Ringwood group of mines. Ore was magnetite and the ore body was up to 40 feet (13 meters) wide. Started before 1855 and closed 1879.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Asbestos'
Reference: The Iron Mines of NJ (1910), Bayley:474, 480-481.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: NJ State Geol. Ann. Rpt. (1856):186; Dana 6:1066.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: The iron Mines of NJ (1910), Bayley:474, 480-481; NJ State Geol. Ann. Rpt. (1856):185.
Ferro-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: The iron Mines of NJ (1910), Bayley:474, 480-481; NJ State Geol. Ann. Rpt. (1856):185.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: NJ State Geol. Ann. Rpt. (1856):185-186; Rocks & Min.: 22:717.
'Mica Group'
Reference: NJ State Geol. Ann. Rpt. (1856):185-186.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: NJ State Geol. Ann. Rpt. (1856):185-186.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: The Iron Mines of NJ (1910), Bayley:474, 480-481.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: The Iron Mines of NJ (1910), Bayley:474, 480-481.
'Zeolite Group'
Reference: The Iron Mines of NJ (1910), Bayley: 474, 480-481.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferro-hornblende9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
'Zeolite Group'9.G0.
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Asbestos'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Asbestos'-
'Feldspar Group'-
Ferro-hornblende-☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
'Mica Group'-
'Zeolite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
OOxygen
O Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
AlAluminium
Al Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
New Jersey State Geologist Annual Report (1868): 548.
New Jersey State Geologist Annual Report (1873): 53.
Dana, E.S. (1892) System of Mineralogy, 6th. Edition, New York: 1066.
Bayley, William Shirley (1910), The Iron Mines of New Jersey, MacCrellish & Quigley, state printers, 1910: 474, 480-481.

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