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Maine Mine, Cordesse, Lucenay-l'Evêque, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, Francei
Regional Level Types
Maine MineMine
Cordesse- not defined -
Lucenay-l'Evêque- not defined -
Saône-et-LoireDepartment
Bourgogne-Franche-ComtéRegion
FranceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 1' 15'' North , 4° 19' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Dracy-Saint-Loup632 (2016)2.0km
Saint-Forgeot535 (2016)2.3km
Cordesse145 (2016)2.5km
Reclesne319 (2016)4.1km
Igornay504 (2016)5.3km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Burgandy; Franche-Comté
Name(s) in local language(s):
Mine de Maine, Cordesse,Lucenay-l'Evêque, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne, France


"(Coming from Lucenay-L'Évêque). North of Autun on the D980. At Reclesne take the D26 to the Maine mines with baryte, fluorite, galena, and quartz on the dumps." [Belot, 1978]

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Description: Honey-yellow crystals up to 10 centimeters.
Reference: Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.; Passaqui, J.-P., Demaiziere, J.-F., Gourault, C., Szulak, L., Perraudin, M., and De Ascencao Guedes, R. (2007) Maine-Reclesne (Saône-et-Loire). Le Règne Minéral Hors série, 13, 57-72.
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Picot, P. and Johan, Z. (1977). Atlas des Minéreaux Métalliques, BRGM, Elsevier
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Le règne Minérale; (2007) Hors Série XIII : Les Minéraux du Morvan
Chessexite (TL)
Formula: (Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Schweiz.Min.Petr.Mitt.(1982) 62, 337-341
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Le règne Minérale; (2007) Hors Série XIII : Les Minéraux du Morvan
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.; Passaqui, J.-P., Demaiziere, J.-F., Gourault, C., Szulak, L., Perraudin, M., and De Ascencao Guedes, R. (2007) Maine-Reclesne (Saône-et-Loire). Le Règne Minéral Hors série, 13, 57-72.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Alain TUEL
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mikael Gonzales collection.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.;
Sellaite
Formula: MgF2
Reference: Le règne Minérale; (2007) Hors Série XIII : Les Minéraux du Morvan
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Le règne Minérale; (2007) Hors Série XIII : Les Minéraux du Morvan

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Sellaite3.AB.15MgF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Chessexite (TL)7.DG.35(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Sellaite9.2.2.1MgF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Hydrated Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Chessexite (TL)32.4.6.1(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Chessexite(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O Chessexite(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O CerussitePbCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F SellaiteMgF2
NaSodium
Na Chessexite(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Chessexite(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
Mg SellaiteMgF2
AlAluminium
Al Chessexite(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
SiSilicon
Si Chessexite(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S Chessexite(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
S BaryteBaSO4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
KPotassium
K Chessexite(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Chessexite(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe PyriteFeS2
NiNickel
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
CuCopper
Cu CovelliteCuS
ZnZinc
Zn Chessexite(Na,K)4Ca2(Mg,Zn)3Al8(SO4)10(SiO4)2 · 40H2O
Zn SphaleriteZnS
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Passaqui, J.-P., Demaiziere, J.-F., Gourault, C., Szulak, L., Perraudin, M., and De Ascencao Guedes, R. (2007) Maine-Reclesne (Saône-et-Loire). Le Règne Minéral Hors série, 13, 57-72.
Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.

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