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Beidell, Crystal Hill Mining District, Saguache Co., Colorado, USAi
Regional Level Types
Beidell- not defined -
Crystal Hill Mining DistrictMining District
Saguache Co.County
ColoradoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° North , 106° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~4km
Köppen climate type:


"The site of the abandoned mining town of Beidell is in T. 43 N., R. 6 E. near
the head of Beidell Creek and on a divide between that stream and Lime Creek.
It is 8 miles, airline, northwest of La Garita and probably can be reached by
a trail up Beidell Greek." Reference: Minerals of Colorado, A 100-Year Record by EDWIN B. ECKEL, GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 1114

NOTE: This locality is not listed in the USGS GNIS database. The only entry present is for the Beidell Creek (Sanderson Gulch).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Beidellite ? (TL)
Formula: (Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
'Wad'
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hollandite4.DK.05aBa(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Beidellite ? (TL)9.EC.40(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Hollandite7.9.1.1Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Beidellite ? (TL)71.3.1a.1(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
OOxygen
O Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O QuartzSiO2
O HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
NaSodium
Na Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
CaCalcium
Ca Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MnManganese
Mn HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
BaBarium
Ba HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16

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