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Bumpass Cove Mining District, Tennessee, USAi
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Bumpass Cove Mining DistrictMining District
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Latitude & Longitude:
35° North , 86° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~430km
Locality type:


Bumpus Cove

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14 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Zeitner (1968) Appalachian Mineral & Gem Trails
'Calamine'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Zeitner (1968) Appalachian Mineral & Gem Trails
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Travis A. Paris (2011) Tennessee mineral locality index. Rocks & Minerals, 86, #4, 300-328.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 36 localities in this region.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: Stose,G.W., and Schrader,F.C.,(1923) Manganese Deposits Of East Tennessee: USGS Bulletin 737
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Zeitner (1968) Appalachian Mineral & Gem Trails
Quartz var: Jasper
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Wad'
Reference: Stose,G.W., and Schrader,F.C.,(1923) Manganese Deposits Of East Tennessee: USGS Bulletin 737

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Calamine'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
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
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Calamine'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O QuartzSiO2
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O AnglesitePbSO4
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S AnglesitePbSO4
KPotassium
K CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MnManganese
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

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