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Limoges, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Francei
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Limoges- not defined -
Haute-VienneDepartment
Nouvelle-AquitaineRegion
FranceCountry

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Neighbouring regions:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Limoges141,176 (2016)
Panazol10,055 (2016)
Isle8,085 (2016)
Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche7,895 (2016)
Couzeix6,942 (2016)
Le Palais-sur-Vienne5,944 (2016)
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Other/historical names associated with this locality:Limousin


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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10 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
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.
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Bowman, H.L. (1911) On the occurrence of bertrandite at the Cheesewring Quarry, near Liskeard, Cornwall. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 16, n° 73, 47-50.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: http://pujol.chez.tiscali.fr/ident/beryl.html
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: http://pujol.chez.tiscali.fr/ident/beryl.html
Brushite
Formula: Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 705.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Guide geologique de la Haute Vienne, musee municipal de Limoges, Limoges, 1967
Fluoro-tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)F2
Reference: Marco E. Ciriotti new data
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Guide geologique de la Haute Vienne, musee municipal de Limoges, Limoges, 1967
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Musée Municipal De Limoges (1967) Guide géologique de la Haute-Vienne. 127 pp. 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.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Guide geologique de la Haute Vienne, musee municipal de Limoges, Limoges, 1967
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: M Arliguie collection
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: No reference listed

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Brushite8.CJ.50Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Fluoro-tremolite ?9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)F2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Brushite39.1.1.1Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
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
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Beryl
var: Emerald
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Fluoro-tremolite ?-☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)F2
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O QuartzSiO2
O Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O Fluoro-tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)F2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F Fluoro-tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)F2
MgMagnesium
Mg Fluoro-tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)F2
AlAluminium
Al Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si Fluoro-tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)F2
PPhosphorus
P BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S StibniteSb2S3
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
Ca Fluoro-tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)F2
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Bowman, H.L. (1911) On the occurrence of bertrandite at the Cheesewring Quarry, near Liskeard, Cornwall. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 16, n° 73, 47-50 (referring to bertrandite from near Limoges).

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