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Standard Mine (Singleton Mine; Dahlonega Mine), Dahlonega, Lumpkin Co., Georgia, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° North , 83° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


A gold mine located on lots 1084, 1051 & 1085, 12th. District.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: John e.Callahan,James R.Craig,and Todd N.Solberg,Telluride Mineralization of the Southeastern United States,Southeastern Geology,V.35 No.3,Sep.1995,pgs.139-151
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences. Robert Cook GGWRD Bull 92; Yeates, W. S., McCallie, S. W., & King, F. P. (1896). A preliminary report on a part of the gold deposits of Georgia (No. 4). Geological Survey of Georgia.
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:200.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:200.; Yeates, W. S., McCallie, S. W., & King, F. P. (1896). A preliminary report on a part of the gold deposits of Georgia (No. 4). Geological Survey of Georgia.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:200.; Yeates, W. S., McCallie, S. W., & King, F. P. (1896). A preliminary report on a part of the gold deposits of Georgia (No. 4). Geological Survey of Georgia.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Yeates, W. S., McCallie, S. W., & King, F. P. (1896). A preliminary report on a part of the gold deposits of Georgia (No. 4). Geological Survey of Georgia.
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Reference: John e.Callahan,James R.Craig,and Todd N.Solberg,Telluride Mineralization of the Southeastern United States,Southeastern Geology,V.35 No.3,Sep.1995,pgs.139-151
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:200.; Yeates, W. S., McCallie, S. W., & King, F. P. (1896). A preliminary report on a part of the gold deposits of Georgia (No. 4). Geological Survey of Georgia.
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:200.; Yeates, W. S., McCallie, S. W., & King, F. P. (1896). A preliminary report on a part of the gold deposits of Georgia (No. 4). Geological Survey of Georgia.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences. Robert Cook GGWRD Bull 92; Yeates, W. S., McCallie, S. W., & King, F. P. (1896). A preliminary report on a part of the gold deposits of Georgia (No. 4). Geological Survey of Georgia.
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Reference: John e.Callahan,James R.Craig,and Todd N.Solberg,Telluride Mineralization of the Southeastern United States,Southeastern Geology,V.35 No.3,Sep.1995,pgs.139-151

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Calaverite'2.EA.10AuTe2
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Petzite'2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Sylvanite'2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Gahnite'4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Pyromorphite'8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Gahnite7.2.1.4ZnAl2O4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O GahniteZnAl2O4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O QuartzSiO2
AlAluminium
Al GahniteZnAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn GahniteZnAl2O4
AgSilver
Ag PetziteAg3AuTe2
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
TeTellurium
Te CalaveriteAuTe2
Te PetziteAg3AuTe2
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
AuGold
Au CalaveriteAuTe2
Au GoldAu
Au PetziteAg3AuTe2
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

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Rocks & Min.: 64:200; Yeates, et al (1896); German (1985).


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