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Washington Mine, Silver Hill Mine, Silver Hill, Cid District, Carolina Slate Belt, Davidson Co., North Carolina, USAi
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Washington MineMine
Silver Hill MineMine
Silver HillHill
Cid DistrictMining District
Carolina Slate BeltBelt
Davidson Co.County
North CarolinaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 47' 39'' North , 80° 12' 50'' West (est.)
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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No. 103714-00 and 103714-01
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Bannister,Cowan and Company (1869) The Resources of North Carolina:Its Natural Wealth,Condition,and Advantages,as Existing in 1869
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Bannister,Cowan and Company (1869) The Resources of North Carolina:Its Natural Wealth,Condition,and Advantages,as Existing in 1869
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Bannister,Cowan and Company (1869) The Resources of North Carolina:Its Natural Wealth,Condition,and Advantages,as Existing in 1869
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Dana 6: 40, 320.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Bannister,Cowan and Company (1869) The Resources of North Carolina;Its Natural Wealth,Condition,and Advantages,as Existing in 1869
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Bannister,Cowan and Company (1869) The Resources of North Carolina:Its Natural Wealth,Condition,and Advantages,as Existing in 1869
Tetradymite
Formula: Bi2Te2S
Reference: Dana 7:I:163.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetradymite2.DC.05Bi2Te2S
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)

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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Tetradymite2.11.7.1Bi2Te2S
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
AlAluminium
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
SSulfur
S TetradymiteBi2Te2S
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
TeTellurium
Te TetradymiteBi2Te2S
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
BiBismuth
Bi TetradymiteBi2Te2S

References

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Tayor, Richard C. (1845), Washington Silver Mine in Davidison County, North Carolina.
Bannister, Cowan and Company (1869), The Resources of North Carolina: Its Natural Wealth, Condition, and Advantages, as Existing in 1869.
Dana, E.S. (1892) System of Mineralogy, 6th. Edition, New York: 40, 320.
Palache, C., Berman, H. & Frondel, C. (1944), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I: Elements, Sulfides, Sulfosalts, Oxides. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 834pp.: 163.
Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No. 103714-00 and 103714-01 (cerussite).


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