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M. F. Oxford No. 7 Mine (Mahoning No. 7 Mine), Ozark-Mahoning group, Cave-in-Rock, Hardin Co., Illinois, USAi
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M. F. Oxford No. 7 Mine (Mahoning No. 7 Mine)Mine
Ozark-Mahoning group- not defined -
Cave-in-Rock- not defined -
Hardin Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 31' 54'' North , 88° 10' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Cave-in-Rock318 (2011)7.0km
Elizabethtown287 (2017)14.9km
Sturgis1,912 (2017)17.0km
Old Shawneetown178 (2017)18.7km
Rosiclare1,082 (2017)19.2km


A former Zn-Pb-fluorspar mine.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 63: 211, 222 & 226.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 63: 211, 222 & 226.
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: Cran Cowan specimen
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 63: 211, 222 & 226.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C WitheriteBaCO3
C StrontianiteSrCO3
OOxygen
O WitheriteBaCO3
O StrontianiteSrCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
BaBarium
Ba WitheriteBaCO3

References

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Perry, B.L. in Baxter, J.W., Bradbury, J.C., and Hester, N.C (1973) A geologic excursion to fluorspar mines in Hardin and Pope Counties, Illinois. Illinois State Geological Survey Guidebook Series, Series 11: 24-29.
Lillie, R.C. (1988) Minerals of the Harris Creek Fluorspar District, Hardin County, Illinois. Rocks and Minerals: 63 (3): 210-226.
U.S. Bureau of Mines (1995) Spatial data extracted from the minerals availability system/Mineral industry locator system (MAS/MILS). U.S. Bureau of Mines Special Publication 12-95.

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