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Chickering Mine, Walpole, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° North , 72° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~2km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Feldspar mine in pegmatite, last worked ca. 1925.

On 15 July 1927, Arthur H. Chickering Jr. signed a mineral rights lease with the Whitehall Company on 85 acres of land near Walpole, New Hampshire (Cheshire County Registry of Deeds, Book 434 Pages 19-21). This lease was renewed on 1 June 1931 (Book 448 Page 558), and a quitclaim signed 14 December 1944 returning the property to Arthur H. Chickering Jr. (Book 512 Page 383). See also Page and Larrabee (1962).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


53 valid minerals. 3 erroneous literature entries.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353); USGS Prof Paper 353
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353); USGS Prof Paper 353
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Van King
Amblygonite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)F
Description: Not a fluorine-rich locality. This material is overwhelmingly likely to be montebrasite.
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353; USGS Prof Paper 353
'Apatite'
Reference: Maggie Wilson
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: P Cristofono collection
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: www.treasuremountainmining.com/tmmcatalog_a.htm
Beraunite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353); Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 353
Beryl var: Heliodor
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: P Cristofono collection 2010
Beryllonite
Formula: NaBePO4
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Brazilianite
Formula: NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Colour: brown
Reference: P. Cristofono collection, 2009.
Childrenite
Formula: Fe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Description: SEM-EDS analysis per Tom Mortimer, pers. comm. 2006. Not eosphorite. But elemental ratios cannot be calculated from qualitative analyses. 2-09-09 New EDS study in 2009 by Peter Cristofono (lab: Kerry Day) found Fe/Mn ratio of 56/44. A study by Tom Mortimer (lab: Cannon Microprobe) found Fe/Mn ratio of 57/43 These results are consistent with childrenite. Eosphorite could also occur at the mine, but has not yet been verified. See EDS spectrum here: http://mindatnh.org/species%20data/Childrenite%20data.html - Peter Cristofono
Reference: T Mortimer collection
'Childrenite-Eosphorite Series'
Reference: P Cristofono collection 2009
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353); Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 353
Columbite-(Mn)
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Description: Confirmed, SEM-EDS, 2010.
Reference: P. Cristofono collection
Diadochite
Formula: Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Reference: Tom Mortimer no. u891 (www.mindatnh.org)
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Min. 80:256 (2005); Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 353
Fairfieldite ?
Formula: Ca2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Etienne Médard collection, 2006
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353); USGS Prof Paper 353
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353); USGS Prof Paper 353
Ferrisicklerite
Formula: Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
Reference: Tom Mortimer, http://mindatnh.org
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: P Cristofono collection.; Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 353
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: P Cristofono collection
Gormanite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg)3(Al,Fe3+)4(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Graphite
Formula: C
Description: Confirmed, SEM-EDS in 2011.
Reference: Anna Wilken collection
Greifensteinite ?
Formula: Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Reference: Bob Janules, Anna Wilken, Bob Wilken collections
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Description: SEM-EDS analysis by Jim Nizamoff, 2011. Update: The A. Wilken hemimorphite specimen analyzed by J. Nizamoff was not from the Chickering Mine, per Tom Mortimer/pers. communication 2/27/12 - P Cristofono.
Reference: Anna Wilken collection; Update: The hemimorphite analyzed was not from the Chickering Mine per Tom Mortimer/pers. communication 2/27/12 - P Cristofono
Heterosite
Formula: (Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Reference: P Cristofono collection
Hureaulite ?
Formula: (Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Bob Janules collection
'Indicolite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Laueite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353); Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 353
Ludlamite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: P. Cristofono collection
'Manganese Oxides var: Manganese Dendrites'
Reference: P. Cristofono collection
Messelite ?
Formula: Ca2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Colour: yellow
Fluorescence: strong green fluorescence (SW)
Reference: P. Cristofono collection, 2012
Metavivianite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Bob Wilken collection
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Van King
Mitridatite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: Tom Mortimer collection
Montebrasite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Description: Originally reported by Morrill (1960) as the generic "amblygonite", but amblygonite is a genuinely scarce member of the series.
Reference: Morrill, P., 1960, New Hampshire Mines and Mineral Localities.
Moraesite
Formula: Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Reference: Tom Mortimer (Oct. 2010) - mindatnh.org
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353); Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 353
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Paravauxite
Formula: Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min. 80:256 (2005); Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: P Cristofono collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353)
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Rockbridgeite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353); USGS Prof Paper 353
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 353
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Description: This is a very iron-rich locality.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: Meyers & Stewart (1956) Geology of NH, Part 3:Minerals & Mines; Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 353
Strunzite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: P Cristofono collection
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Page & Larrabee, 1962. Beryl Resources of NH (USGS Prof. Paper 353); USGS Prof Paper 353
Triphylite
Formula: LiFe2+PO4
Reference: Meyers & Stewart (1956). The Geology of NH: Part III Minerals and Mines; Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 353
Triploidite ?
Formula: (Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Anna Wilken collection
'Turgite'
Reference: P. Cristofono collection
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Wardite
Formula: NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Description: SEM-EDS analysis per Tom Mortimer
Reference: Rocks & Min. 80:256 (2005); Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
Whitmoreite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono, T. Mortimer, J.W. Nizamoff, A. Wilken, and R. Wilken (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 17-18.
Wolfeite ?
Formula: (Fe2+,Mn2+)2(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Anna Wilken collection
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: P Cristofono collection
Zircon var: Cyrtolite
Formula: Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Reference: P Cristofono collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
Columbite-(Mn)4.DB.35(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
'Opal'4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Rhodochrosite'5.AB.05MnCO3
'Siderite'5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Amblygonite' ?8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)F
'Autunite'8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
'Beraunite'8.DC.27Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
'Beryllonite'8.AA.10NaBePO4
'Brazilianite'8.BK.05NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
'Childrenite'8.DD.20Fe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Diadochite8.DB.05Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Fairfieldite ?8.CG.05Ca2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Ferrisicklerite8.AB.10Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Gormanite8.DC.45(Fe2+,Mg)3(Al,Fe3+)4(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Goyazite8.BL.10SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Greifensteinite ?8.DA.10Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Heterosite8.AB.10(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Hureaulite ?8.CB.10(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Laueite8.DC.30Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Ludlamite8.CD.20Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
'Messelite' ?8.CG.05Ca2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
'Meta-autunite'8.EB.10Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
'Metavivianite'8.DC.25Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
'Mitridatite'8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
'Montebrasite'8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)(OH)
'Moraesite'8.DA.05Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Paravauxite8.DC.30Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
'Rockbridgeite'8.BC.10Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
'Strunzite'8.DC.25Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
'Triphylite'8.AB.10LiFe2+PO4
'Triploidite' ?8.BB.15(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
'Vivianite'8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
'Wardite'8.DL.10NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
'Whitmoreite'8.DC.15Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
'Wolfeite' ?8.BB.15(Fe2+,Mn2+)2(PO4)(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Almandine'9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Beryl'9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Heliodor9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Hemimorphite ?9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
'Microcline'9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Schorl'9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Spessartine' ?9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Spodumene'9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
'Zircon'9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
var: Cyrtolite9.AD.30Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Childrenite-Eosphorite Series'-
Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series-
Feldspar Group-
'var: Perthite'-
Indicolite-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Lepidolite-
'Manganese Oxides'-
'var: Manganese Dendrites'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Turgite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Columbite-(Mn)8.3.2.4(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Beryllonite38.1.5.1NaBePO4
Ferrisicklerite38.1.4.1Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
Triphylite38.1.1.1LiFe2+PO4
AXO4
Heterosite38.4.1.1(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5[HXO4]2[XO4]2.xH2O
Hureaulite ?39.2.1.1(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Fairfieldite ?40.2.2.1Ca2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Messelite ?40.2.2.2Ca2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Meta-autunite40.2a.1.2Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Ludlamite40.3.5.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Metavivianite40.11.9.4Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Amblygonite ?41.5.8.1LiAl(PO4)F
Brazilianite41.5.7.1NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Montebrasite41.5.8.2LiAl(PO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Triploidite ?41.6.3.2(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
Wolfeite ?41.6.3.1(Fe2+,Mn2+)2(PO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq
Rockbridgeite41.9.2.1Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Moraesite42.6.1.1Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Childrenite42.7.1.1Fe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Goyazite42.7.3.3SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Wardite42.7.8.2NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Mitridatite42.8.4.1Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Gormanite42.9.2.2(Fe2+,Mg)3(Al,Fe3+)4(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Beraunite42.11.16.1Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Laueite42.11.10.1Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Paravauxite42.11.14.2Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Strunzite42.11.9.1Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Whitmoreite42.11.20.1Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Diadochite43.5.2.1Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spessartine ?51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite ?56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Apatite'-
Beryl
var: Heliodor
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Childrenite-Eosphorite Series'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
Greifensteinite ?-Ca2Fe2+5Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
'Indicolite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Lepidolite'-
'Manganese Oxides'-
'var: Manganese Dendrites'-
Opal
var: Opal-AN
-SiO2 · nH2O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Turgite'-
Zircon
var: Cyrtolite
-Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
H BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
H ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
H Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
H DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H FairfielditeCa2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Gormanite(Fe2+,Mg)3(Al,Fe3+)4(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
H GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H Hureaulite(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
H LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
H LudlamiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
H MesseliteCa2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
H Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
H MetavivianiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
H MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
H MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
H MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H ParavauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
H RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H StrunziteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
H Triploidite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
H WhitmoreiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
H Wolfeite(Fe2+,Mn2+)2(PO4)(OH)
LiLithium
Li AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
Li MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Li TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BerylloniteNaBePO4
Be GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Be Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
BBoron
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BerylloniteNaBePO4
O BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
O CassiteriteSnO2
O ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
O Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
O DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O FairfielditeCa2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
O FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Gormanite(Fe2+,Mg)3(Al,Fe3+)4(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
O GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
O Hureaulite(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
O IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
O LudlamiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
O MesseliteCa2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
O Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
O MetavivianiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
O MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
O MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O ParavauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O SideriteFeCO3
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O StrunziteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
O Triploidite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
O WhitmoreiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
O Wolfeite(Fe2+,Mn2+)2(PO4)(OH)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na BerylloniteNaBePO4
Na BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Al ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Gormanite(Fe2+,Mg)3(Al,Fe3+)4(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Al GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al ParavauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Al WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
P BerylloniteNaBePO4
P BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
P ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
P DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
P FairfielditeCa2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
P FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P Gormanite(Fe2+,Mg)3(Al,Fe3+)4(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
P GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
P Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
P Hureaulite(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
P LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
P LudlamiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
P MesseliteCa2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
P Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
P MetavivianiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
P MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
P MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
P MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
P ParavauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
P RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
P StrunziteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
P TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
P Triploidite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
P WhitmoreiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
P Wolfeite(Fe2+,Mn2+)2(PO4)(OH)
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca FairfielditeCa2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca MesseliteCa2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Ca MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
MnManganese
Mn Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Mn FairfielditeCa2Mn2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Mn Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Mn Hureaulite(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Mn LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn StrunziteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Mn Triploidite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Fe ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Fe Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
Fe DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Fe FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Gormanite(Fe2+,Mg)3(Al,Fe3+)4(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Fe GreifensteiniteCa2Fe52+Be4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 6H2O
Fe Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Fe LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Fe LudlamiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Fe MesseliteCa2Fe2+(PO4)2 · 2H2O
Fe MetavivianiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Fe MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Fe ParavauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe StrunziteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Fe TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe WhitmoreiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Fe Wolfeite(Fe2+,Mn2+)2(PO4)(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
SrStrontium
Sr GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
ZrZirconium
Zr Zircon (var: Cyrtolite)Zr[(SiO4),(OH)4]
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
TaTantalum
Ta Columbite-(Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Nb,Ta)2O6
UUranium
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O

References

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Frost, Leonard R. (1934). Mine Survey Report (Manuscript). New Hampshire State Planning and Development Commission, Concord, New Hampshire.
Meyers & Stewart (1956), Geology of New Hampshire, Part 3, Minerals & Mines.
Page, James J. & Larrabee, David M. (1962). Beryl Resources of New Hampshire, USGS Professional paper 353.
Rocks & Minerals (2005), New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index: 80: 242-261.
Cristofono, P.; Mortimer, T.; Nizamoff, J.; Wilken, A.; and Wilken, R. (2011). A New Look at an Old Locality: The Chickering Mine in Walpole, NH (38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium Program and Abstracts, p. 17-18.)


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