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Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 35° 4' 59'' North , 80° 52' 59'' West (est.)
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Genth, F.A. and Kerr, W.C (1881), Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina, ______________ Geologic Survey.

Genth, Frederick Augustus (1891), The Minerals Of North Carolina, USGS Bulletin 74.

Pratt, Joseph Hyde (1933), Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina, American Mineralogist: 18(4)(April).

Ransom, Jay Ellis (1974), Gems and Minerals of America.

Wilson, W.F. and McKenzie, B.J (1978), Mineral Collecting Sites in North Carolina, Information Circular 24.

Butler, J. Robert (1984), Map showing Paleozoic Metamorphic Facies, NCGS.

Milton, Daniel J. (1986), Chloritoid-Sillimanite Assemblage from North Carolina: American Mineralogist: 71: 891-894.

Mauger, Richard L. (2004), Diverse Mineral Clumps In Late Paleozoic Minette Dikes, Charlotte Area, North Carolina, A Legacy Of Explosive Stepwise Ascent From Upper Mantle.

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