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Iron Mountain Mines, Bartlett, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USAi
Regional Level Types
Iron Mountain MinesGroup of Mines
Bartlett- not defined -
Carroll Co.County
New HampshireState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° 7' 30'' North , 71° 14' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Mines
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Jackson889 (2017)4.7km
Bartlett373 (2017)6.5km
North Conway2,349 (2017)11.5km
Chatham277 (2017)18.3km
Conway1,823 (2017)18.5km


Magnetite lodes on joint intersections. (Note: This locality is often erroneously cited as being in Jackson.)

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


24 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Bazzite
Formula: Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Reference: Rocks&Min. 76:256
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Rocks&Min. 76:256
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Danalite
Formula: Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Peter Dunn (1976) Genthelvite and the helvine group. Mineralogical Magazine, 40:627-636; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Reference: Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Ferrosilite
Formula: FeSiO3
Reference: Rocks&Min. 76:256
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Rocks & Min. 76, 256; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 80:4 pp242-261; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Genthelvite
Formula: Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Rocks&Min. 76:256
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: No reference listed
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Rocks & Minerals 80:4, 242-261; Peter Dunn (1976) Genthelvite and the helvine group. Mineralogical Magazine, 40:627-636; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Description: Martite
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 80:4 pp242-261; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Rocks & Min 80:244
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Rocks & Minerals 80:4, 242-261; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Reference: Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35; Rocks & Minerals 80:4, 242-261; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 80:4 pp242-261; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Vesuvianite
Formula: (Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Reference: Yuzhou Li (1990): Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35
'Wad'
Reference: Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Rocks&Min. 76:256
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Rocks&Min. 76:256

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chrysoberyl4.BA.05BeAl2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Martite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Pyrochlore Group'4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Bazzite9.CJ.05Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Danalite9.FB.10Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Ferrosilite9.DA.05FeSiO3
Genthelvite9.FB.10Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Helvine9.FB.10Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Vesuvianite9.BG.35(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chrysoberyl7.2.9.1BeAl2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Pyrochlore Group'8.2.1.1A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Bazzite61.1.1.2Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Ferrosilite65.1.2.2FeSiO3
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Danalite76.2.4.2Be3Fe2+4(SiO4)3S
Genthelvite76.2.4.3Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Helvine76.2.4.1Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Hematite
var: Martite
-Fe2O3
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Wad'-
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
H BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
BeBeryllium
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Be DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
Be HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Be GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Be BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Be ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
O HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O FerrosiliteFeSiO3
O GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
O BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O Hematite (var: Martite)Fe2O3
O ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
O Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F FluoriteCaF2
F Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Na Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Mg Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Al Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
Si HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si FerrosiliteFeSiO3
Si GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Si BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
S HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
S GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
ScScandium
Sc BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
MnManganese
Mn HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe DanaliteBe3Fe42+(SiO4)3S
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe FerrosiliteFeSiO3
Fe BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Fe Hematite (var: Martite)Fe2O3
Fe Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Huntington, J. H. (1879). On the Iron Ore of Iron Mountain (Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, Vol. 20, pp. 288-292.)
Wadsworth, M. E. (1879). Danalite From the Iron Mine, Bartlett, New Hampshire (Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, Vol. 20, pp. 284-286).
Barton, W. R., and Goldsmith, C. E. (1968). New England Beryllium Investigations (U.S. Bureau of Mines, Report of Investigations 7070).
Yuzhou Li (1990): Be-bearing perthitic rock: its alteration attribution and significance in ore exploration. Geology and Prospecting 26(6), 29-35 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Plante, Alan (1996). The Iron Mountain Mines. (Quarterly Journal of the Presidential Gem & Mineral Society, Vol. 5, No. 4)
Nizamoff, J.W. et al. (2001). "Beryllium and scandium mineralization from Iron Mountain, Bartlett, New Hampshire." Rocks & Minerals, 76(4),pp:256.


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