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Hawks Pyrite Mine (Mount Peak Mine), Charlemont, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA

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A pyrite mine featuring a shaft 150 feet (45 meters) deep. Hawley "Mineral Belt" stratabound massive sulfide deposit - the mineralogy of this locality is similar to that of the Davis pyrite mine in Rowe, Franklin Co., Mass., USA, but has not been as well studied. (Note: There is also a "Hawks prospect" in Charlemont.)

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References

Flint, George M. (1908): Gahnite from Charlemont, Mass. American Journal of Science: 25: 584.

Perry, Elwyn L. (1934): The Hawley Mineral Belt, Massachusetts. Rocks & Minerals: 9(7): 93-99.

Gleba (1978), Massachusetts Mineral & Fossil Localities.

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